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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
322 PM EST Tue Dec 5 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 reinforcing arctic cold fronts will drop
southeast across the lake through the weekend, most noticeably
Thursday and Saturday.

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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-
322 PM EST Tue Dec 5 2017

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming southwest. A chance of
snow showers after midnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers through early afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet early.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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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-
322 PM EST Tue Dec 5 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest gales to 35 knots. A chance of snow showers
early then snow showers likely late. Waves 10 to 14 feet. Waves
occasionally around 18 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest gales to 35 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 30 knots. Snow showers through early afternoon,
then a chance of snow showers late. Waves 10 to 14 feet subsiding
to 8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around 18 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow
showers likely overnight. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves
3 to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely.
Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Saturday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 0522/
ERIE WEST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11650 12550 11540 12547
11537 11530. A chance of snow showers overnight and Wednesday
afternoon. Waves 6 to 10 feet...and occasionally around 13 feet
tonight. Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet...and
occasionally around 11 feet Wednesday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...14650 11557 12547
11540. A chance of snow showers tonight. Waves 9 to 13 feet...and
occasionally around 16 feet tonight. Waves 9 to 12 feet subsiding
to 6 to 10 feet...and occasionally around 15 feet Wednesday.

ERIE EAST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11550 13650 11557 12547
11530. A chance of snow showers tonight. Waves 10 to 14 feet...
and occasionally around 18 feet tonight. Waves 10 to 14 feet
subsiding to 8 to 11 feet...and occasionally around 18 feet
Wednesday.

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