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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
919 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-
919 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
A chance of rain showers. Rain showers late. Waves
in ice free areas 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.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. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding
to 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
A chance of snow overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.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. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east
10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers and freezing rain
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Rain
showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Rain showers likely during the day, then rain Saturday night.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Rain likely during the day. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

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MAFOR 2104/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11430 11526 11626 11716 11710 11800 12100. A chance
of showers late this evening. A chance of rain showers Wednesday
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less Wednesday. Waves 2
feet or less Wednesday evening. Wave heights are for ice free
areas.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11430 11420 11526 11726 11720 11810 12800. A
chance of showers overnight. A chance of rain showers Wednesday
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less
overnight and Wednesday. Waves 1 foot or less Wednesday evening.
Wave heights are for ice free areas.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12420 11520 11626 11716 12700 11800. Waves omitted
due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$


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