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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
341 PM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE 29.30 INCHES OVER NORTHEASTERN WISCONSIN
WILL DEEPEN TO 28.90 INCHES AS IT CROSSES THE UPPER GREAT LAKES
THIS EVENING...DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE. LOW
PRESSURE 29.70 INCHES WILL TRACK ACROSS THE SOUTHERN LAKES
THURSDAY...FORCING YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE
THURSDAY NIGHT. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE 30.90 INCHES WILL
BUILD EAST TO THE CENTRAL LAKES FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT BEFORE
THE NEXT SYSTEM ARRIVES ON SATURDAY.

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
341 PM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
THE WESTERN BASIN IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
RAIN.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET.

$$

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-
341 PM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

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LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
341 PM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 35 KNOTS.
RAIN THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
9 TO 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

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MAFOR 1022/
ERIE WEST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11456 11556 12550 11530
11520 12410. A CHANCE OF RAIN OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
WEDNESDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. THE WESTERN BASIN IS MOSTLY ICE
COVERED.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12456 11556 11550
11540 11530 12410. A CHANCE OF RAIN OVERNIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 FEET OR LESS WEDNESDAY. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ERIE EAST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12456 11556 11550 11540
11530 11510 11410. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET WEDNESDAY.
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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