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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
341 AM EST Thu Jan 11 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 cold front will push across Lake Erie Friday.
Arctic high pressure 30.60 inches will move southeast into the
Ohio Valley over the weekend. Weak low pressure 30.20 inches will
cross the lower lakes on Monday.

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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-
Lake Erie open waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Willowick to Geneva-on-the-Lake OH-
341 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers this morning, then rain
showers likely this afternoon. The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Rain.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain, sleet and freezing rain in the morning, then
snow, sleet and freezing rain in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Snow.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow.

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 Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
341 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A slight chance of showers this morning, then a chance
of showers early this afternoon. Showers likely late. Waves in
ice free areas 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain in the morning, then sleet, rain, freezing rain
and snow in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Snow during the day, then a chance of snow Saturday
night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of snow. Waves 1 foot or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

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MAFOR 1110/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11420 12410 14416 11516. A chance of showers this
morning. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12420 11410 12416 11426 12416. A chance of
showers this morning. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly
ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14420 11416 12426 11416. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet,...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 1 to
3 feet tonight. Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$



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