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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
940 PM EST Wed Jan 10 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 south flow will continue ahead of a cold front that
will push across Lake Erie on Friday. Arctic high pressure 30.60
inches will move east across the lakes over the weekend. Weak low
pressure 30.20 inches will cross the lower lake 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-
940 PM EST Wed Jan 10 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers. The
lake is mostly ice covered.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers late
in the morning. Showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots. Rain showers.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain, freezing rain and sleet in the morning, then
sleet, freezing rain and snow in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds to 30 knots. Snow and sleet in the
evening, then snow overnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Snow likely during the day, then a
chance of snow showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. 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-
940 PM EST Wed Jan 10 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves in ice free areas 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers early
in the afternoon. Showers late. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain in the morning, then freezing rain, sleet and rain
in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. Snow, sleet and freezing rain in the evening, then snow
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Snow during the day, then a chance
of snow showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow. Waves 2 feet or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

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MAFOR 1104/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14420 11420 11426 12410. A chance of showers
Thursday. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.


ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14420 11420 12426 11410. A chance of showers
Thursday morning. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice
covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14420 11420 11410 12426. A chance of showers
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Thursday.
Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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