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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
351 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 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 trough averaging 29.90 inches will linger over the
eastern Great Lakes today. High pressure of 30.00 inches will
move across the lower lakes Wednesday then shift off to the east
coast Thursday. A cold front will push southeast across the lake
Friday and stall across the Ohio Valley Friday night. Low
pressure 29.60 inches will move northeast along the stalled front
on Saturday.

LEZ162>164-201415-
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-
351 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ061-165>169-201415-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
351 AM EDT Tue Jun 20 2017

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A slight chance of showers
through early afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ161-201415-
MAFOR 2009/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13620 13610 11600 11700. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet...Then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet today. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14620 13610 11710. Waves 3 to 5 feet today.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14620 12520 12610. A chance of showers early this
morning and this evening. Waves 3 to 6 feet today. Waves 3 to 6
feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet tonight.

$$



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