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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
925 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

For waters beyond five nautical miles of shore on Lake Erie

Waves are the significant wave height - the average of the highest
1/3 of the wave spectrum. Occasional wave height is the average of
the highest 1/10 of the wave spectrum.

.SYNOPSIS...
A front will remain nearly stationary over the lower Ohio Valley
overnight as high pressure 30.70 inches builds across the Great
Lakes. Weak low pressure will move along the front Thursday.
Another low 30.10 inches will move across Ohio Friday. Saturday
high pressure 30.30 inches will again build across the lakes.
Saturday night and Sunday deep low pressure 29.00 inches will move
from the central plains across the western lakes forcing a cold
front east across Lake Erie early Sunday. Monday high pressure
30.30 will build across the lake from the south.

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
Lake Erie open waters from The Islands to Vermilion OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
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-
925 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A slight chance
of freezing rain and snow late this evening, then a chance of
snow and freezing rain after midnight. The lake is mostly ice
covered.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow and freezing rain likely early, then a
chance of snow late in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east
10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and freezing rain overnight.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Rain in
the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of rain during the day, then rain Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain during the day.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

LEZ161-220915-
MAFOR 2204/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11100 14110 12120 11220. A chance of snow and
freezing rain overnight. A chance of snow Thursday morning. Waves
omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11100 14110 13120. A chance of snow and freezing
rain overnight. A chance of snow Thursday morning. Waves omitted
due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12100 14110 11110 11120. A chance of snow and
freezing rain overnight and Thursday morning. Waves omitted due
to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$


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