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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
946 PM EST Sat Dec 16 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...The front across lake Erie will finally lift north as
a warm front Sunday. The front will then push south across the
lake as a cold front Tuesday. A ridge averaging 30.10 inches will
move east across the lake Wednesday.

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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-
946 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers in the morning, then a chance
of rain in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of rain and snow Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

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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-
946 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Waves
5 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of rain Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1704/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12200 11210 12300 11400 11410 11510. A chance of
rain showers Sunday evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14210 12310 11410 11510. A chance of rain
showers Sunday evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Sunday.
Waves 1 to 3 feet Sunday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14210 11210 11200 11300 11400. A chance of rain
showers Sunday evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Sunday.
Waves 1 to 3 feet Sunday evening.

$$



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