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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
1012 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE 30.30 INCHES OVER WEST VIRGINIA WILL
MOVE SLOWLY OFF THE EAST COAST ON SATURDAY. LOW PRESSURE 29.70
OVER THE PLAINS STATES WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES BY SATURDAY EVENING INTO QUEBEC ON SUNDAY. THE
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL SLIDE ACROSS LAKE ERIE ON SATURDAY
NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL DROP ACROSS THE LAKE ON MONDAY
NIGHT. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE 30.90 INCHES WILL BUILD SOUTHEAST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES MID WEEK.

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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-
1012 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
1012 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FEET.

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MAFOR 2604/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13520 11420 11520 13510. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS FRIDAY EVENING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11530 14520 11520 12510. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET FRIDAY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY EVENING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12530 13520 12510 11520. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET FRIDAY AND FRIDAY EVENING.

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