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NWS Forecast

FZUS61 KCLE 160153
GLFLE

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
953 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE 30.20 INCHES OVER INDIANA WILL CROSS
LAKE ERIE EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND MOVE INTO NEW ENGLAND BY
THURSDAY. A WEAKENING LOW 30.00 INCHES WILL MOVE FROM THE CENTRAL
PLAINS TO NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN FRIDAY AND INTO QUEBEC ON SATURDAY
DRAGGING A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE ERIE FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE 30.40 INCHES FROM MANITOBA WILL BUILD SOUTH AND EAST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES THIS WEEKEND.

LEZ162>166-160830-
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-
953 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.



LEZ061-167>169-160830-
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-
953 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 3 TO 5
FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.



LEZ161-160830-
MAFOR 1603/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11710 11700 11600 11400 11300 13210. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND 2 FEET OR LESS
WEDNESDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET WEDNESDAY EVENING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12710 11600 11500 12300 12210. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND 2 FEET OR LESS WEDNESDAY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE
AREAS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11610 11600 14500 12200. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. WAVE
HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.