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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
933 PM EST Fri Dec 8 2017

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 series of clipper lows averaging 29.60 will drop
southeast near Lake Erie late Saturday and again late Monday
pulling trailing cold fronts across the lake. High pressure 30.00
inches will push east into Ohio by late Wednesday.

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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-
933 PM EST Fri Dec 8 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to
6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow late in the morning. Snow in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Waves
3 to 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers during the day, then snow showers likely Monday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

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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-
933 PM EST Fri Dec 8 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 5 to
8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow early in the afternoon. Snow with a
chance of rain late. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
northwest and increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers in the
evening, then a chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally
around 11 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Snow showers
likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Snow
showers during the day, then a chance of snow showers Tuesday
night. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet.

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MAFOR 0904/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12520 11510 11410 11510 11517 11617 11720. A chance
of snow Saturday morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4
feet overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet
Saturday. Waves 1 to 3 feet Saturday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12520 11510 11420 11520 12517 11627. A chance of
rain Saturday afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6
feet...and occasionally around 9 feet overnight. Waves 2 to 4
feet Saturday. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet Saturday
evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12520 13420 12510 11617. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Saturday.
Waves 1 to 3 feet Saturday evening.

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