Waterspouts spotted over Lake Erie; NWS issues marine warning

Several photos of waterspouts were posted on Twitter.

Waterspouts spotted over Lake Erie; NWS issues marine warning
The NWS issued a special marine warning.

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The National Weather Service has issued a special marine warning after the report of waterspouts forming over Lake Erie on Tuesday afternoon.

Several photos of waterspouts were posted on Twitter.

The NWS warning, which is in effect until 6:15 p.m., stretches from Avon Point to Conneaut for nearshore waters and from Vermilion to Conneaut in open waters.

Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create hazardous seas.

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