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NWS Forecast

FZUS61 KCLE 231314
GLFLE

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
914 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

SYNOPSIS
A COLD FRONT OVER LAKE ERIE WILL MOVE SOUTH OF THE OHIO
VALLEY BY THIS EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE 30.10 INCHES FROM CENTRAL
CANADA WILL MOVE TO NEAR LAKE ERIE BY FRIDAY AND THEN MOVE EAST OF
THE LAKE SATURDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OVER THE LOWER OHIO
VALLEY AND MOVE TOWARD LAKE ERIE ON SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST THIS WEEKEND AND DROP ACROSS LAKE
ERIE BY SUNDAY NIGHT.

LEZ061-162>169-232015-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
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-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
914 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

REST OF TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LEZ161-232015-
MAFOR 2315/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14810 13820 11810. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY MORNING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11820 11710 14820 11820 11810. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY MORNING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14710 11810 11820 11120 11110. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY MORNING.