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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
415 AM EST Mon Nov 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...High pressure 30.40 inches will slide east across the
Ohio Valley today and move off the East Coast Tuesday. Low
pressure 29.30 inches will track across James Bay late Tuesday,
forcing a cold front across Lake Erie. A large area of high
pressure 30.30 inches will move from the middle Mississippi Valley
on Wednesday to the Ohio Valley by Thursday, and then off the
Mid-Atlantic Coast by Friday.

LEZ162>164-201515-
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-
415 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A chance of
rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

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LEZ061-165>169-201515-
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-
415 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

.TODAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming southwest. A slight
chance of snow showers early. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots. Waves 6 to 10 feet
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers in
the afternoon. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
overnight. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 10 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday
night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.

$$

LEZ161-201515-
MAFOR 2010/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11520 12530 14540 11540. Waves 3 to 6 feet building
to 4 to 7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet today. Waves 4 to
7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11630 12530 14540 11540. Waves 5 to 8 feet
building to 6 to 9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet today.
Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally
around 13 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12630 11530 14540 11540. Waves 6 to 9 feet...and
occasionally around 9 feet.

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