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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
949 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE 30.10 INCHES JUST NORTH
OF LAKE ERIE WILL DROP ACROSS THE LAKE AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE 30.30 INCHES OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GREAT LAKES THROUGH THE WEEKEND. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE PLAINS 29.70 INCHES BY MONDAY STATES AND DEEPEN
TO 29.40 INCHES AS IT MOVES TO NEAR GREEN BAY TUESDAY. THE
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL LIKELY REACH LAKE ERIE LATE TUESDAY.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE-
949 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. OCCASIONAL FREEZING DRIZZLE. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
949 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. OCCASIONAL FREEZING DRIZZLE. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

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MAFOR 1904/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12700 11710 14700 11700. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
FRIDAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS FRIDAY EVENING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 15710 11710 11800. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY
EVENING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 15710 11700 11800. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY
EVENING.

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