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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
403 AM EST Tue Jan 16 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 weak trough of low pressure averaging 30.30 inches
will linger across the eastern lakes through Tuesday. High
pressure of 30.60 inches from the northern Plains will build into
the Ohio Valley on Wednesday then settle south towards the gulf
coast by Friday. Meanwhile a trough averaging 29.80 inches will
pass north of the Great Lakes on Thursday.

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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-
403 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of flurries. The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of flurries
early, then a chance of snow showers from late evening on.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
25 knots.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain.

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 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-
403 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of flurries this morning, then a slight chance
of snow early this afternoon. A chance of flurries late. The lake
is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. A chance of snow showers in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
25 knots.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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MAFOR 1610/
ERIE WEST 1/3 15510 11510 11500. Waves omitted due to the lake
being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12510 12520 14510. A chance of snow showers
tonight. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13510 11610 12520 12510. A chance of snow early
this morning. A chance of snow showers tonight. Waves 1 to 3
feet. Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$


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