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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
312 AM EST Tue Jan 23 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...
Low pressure 29.50 inches over the central Great Lakes will move
northeast and reach southern Quebec by evening. A trough trailing
the low will sweep southeast across Lake Erie this afternoon.
High pressure 30.40 inches will build across the western lakes
Wednesday and across the eastern lakes Thursday. A warm front will
lift north across the lake on Friday as the high reaches the coast.

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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-
Lake Erie open waters from The Islands to Vermilion OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
312 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers early,
then rain showers likely late this morning. A chance of rain and
snow showers this afternoon. The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
west.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain and snow showers Saturday night.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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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-
312 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Rain showers likely this morning, then snow and rain
showers likely this afternoon. The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots
after midnight. A chance of snow showers in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
west.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day, then rain
showers likely with a chance of snow showers Saturday night.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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MAFOR 2310/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11510 11526 11520 13630 11720 11710. A chance of
rain and snow showers this afternoon. Waves omitted due to the
lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11510 11526 11520 11530 12630 11620 11710. A
chance of rain and snow showers this afternoon. A chance of snow
showers this evening. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly
ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11400 11510 11527 11537 11647 11640 11620 11610. A
chance of rain showers this morning. A chance of snow showers
this evening. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice
covered.

$$



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