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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1002 AM EST Thu Jan 11 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 will push across Lake Erie Friday as low
pressure of 29.70 inches moves northeast up the Appalachians.
Arctic high pressure 30.70 inches will move southeast into the
Ohio Valley over the weekend. Weak low pressure 30.20 inches will
cross the lower lakes on Monday.

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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-
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-
1002 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers late this morning, then rain this
afternoon. The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Rain.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain, sleet and freezing rain in the morning, then
snow, sleet and freezing rain in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Snow.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
1002 AM EST Thu Jan 11 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A slight chance of rain late this morning, then a
chance of rain early this afternoon. Rain late. Waves in ice free
areas 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain in the morning, then sleet, rain, freezing rain
and snow in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Snow during the day, then a chance of snow Saturday
night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of snow. Waves 1 foot or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

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MAFOR 1116/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11410 14416 11516 11716 11726. A chance of rain
this afternoon. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice
covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11410 12416 11426 12416 11616 11726. Waves
omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11420 11426 11416 12426 12416 11616. Waves 1 to 3
feet this afternoon and tonight. Waves 2 feet or less Friday
morning. Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$


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