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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
410 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 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 29.70 inches over Lake Superior will
move across eastern Canada and deepen to 29.30 inches by
Wednesday. The trailing cold front will cross Lake Erie this
afternoon and evening. High pressure 30.20 inches will build
across Lake Erie Wednesday. A weak trough of low pressure 29.90
inches will drop across the lake on Thursday. High pressure 30.20
inches will move across the lake this weekend.

LEZ162>165-221430-
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-
410 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Showers
and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5
feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Showers
and thunderstorms likely early. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2
to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ061-166>169-221430-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
410 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Showers
and thunderstorms likely early...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms late. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
5 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2209/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11510 11520 12529 11639 11630 12720. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms this morning and this evening. Waves 1
to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet today. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11510 11520 11530 11539 11639 11630 12720. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms this morning. Waves 1 to 3
feet building to 4 to 7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet
today. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13520 11539 11639 11630 12720. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms this morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5
to 8 feet...and occasionally around 10 feet today. Waves 5 to 8
feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and occasionally around 10 feet
tonight.

$$


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