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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
328 PM EST Tue Feb 20 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 over the western Great Lakes will slowly move east,
crossing lake Erie Wednesday morning and becoming nearly
stationary over the Ohio Valley by Thursday. High pressure 30.70
inches will move across the northern lakes on Thursday and move
east across New England on Friday. Several waves of low pressure
near 29.90 inches will move up the Ohio Valley on Friday and
Saturday.

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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-
328 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening, then
showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. The
lake is mostly ice covered.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Rain showers in the morning, then a chance of
rain showers early in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
A chance of snow overnight.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of snow
and freezing rain in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east
10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers and freezing rain
overnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Rain
showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers
Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Rain showers likely during the day, then rain Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Rain likely during the day.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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MAFOR 2022/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12420 11430 11526 11626 11716 11710 11800. A chance
of rain showers Wednesday afternoon. Waves omitted due to the
lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12420 11430 11426 11526 11726 11720 11810. A
chance of rain showers Wednesday afternoon. Waves omitted due to
the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14420 11526 11626 11716 11700. A chance of showers
tonight. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$



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