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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
343 PM EST Wed Dec 13 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...Low pressure 29.30 inches over the Upper Midwest will
track south of Lake Erie tonight and move off the Mid Atlantic
Coast by daybreak tomorrow. High pressure 30.10 inches will track
across the Lower Great Lakes Thursday and move off the Mid
Atlantic Coast Friday. This will allow low pressure 29.70 inches
to track across Northern Lake Huron, with a weak cold front
pushing across Lake Erie late Friday into Friday night.

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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-
343 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow
showers this evening, then a chance of snow showers after
midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and
snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
1 to 3 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-
343 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow
showers through the early overnight, then a chance of snow
showers late. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers through early afternoon. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then snow
showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers likely.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Sunday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1322/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11427 11327 11127 11820 11810 12710 11700. A chance
of snow showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5
feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet
Thursday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11427 11327 11127 11120 12820 12710. A chance of
snow showers overnight and Thursday morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet,...then building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.
Waves 2 to 4 feet Thursday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11417 11317 11117 11110 11810 12710 11610. A chance
of snow showers overnight and Thursday afternoon. Waves 2 to 4
feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet,...then building to 3 to 6 feet
tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Thursday.

$$


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