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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
319 AM EST Fri Dec 15 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...A cold front near Lake Michigan will move across Lake
Erie late today then weak high pressure 30.00 inches will build
into the lake Saturday. A warm front will set up near the lake by
Saturday night then drift slowly north for Sunday and Monday. A
cold front will move east across the lake Tuesday.

LEZ162>164-151545-
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-
319 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A slight chance of snow showers
late this morning. A chance of snow showers this afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers
early. A chance of snow showers after midnight. Waves 3 to
6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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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-
319 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 30 knots
this afternoon. A chance of snow showers this morning, then snow
showers likely this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 6 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. Snow showers likely early,
then a chance of snow showers from late evening on. Waves 6 to
10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
5 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. Rain likely
during the day, then a chance of snow Tuesday night. Waves 5 to
8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1510/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11510 11520 12530 12640 12630. A chance of snow
showers this afternoon and tonight. Waves 1 to 2 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 CENTRAL 1/3 11510 11520 11530 11537 11647 12640 11630. A
chance of snow showers this afternoon and tonight. Waves 1 to 3
feet building to 6 to 9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet
today. Waves 6 to 10 feet...and occasionally around 13 feet
tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11510 12520 11530 11637 11647 12630. A chance of
snow showers today and overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5
to 8 feet...and occasionally around 10 feet today. Waves 6 to 10
feet...and occasionally around 13 feet tonight.

$$



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