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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
353 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 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 29.50 inches will track across the
northern lakes today lifting a warm front northward across Lake
Erie today and drag a cold front east across the lake early Friday
morning. An upper disturbance will move overhead Saturday. High
pressure 30.10 inches will move across the Lower Lakes for the
second half of the weekend and to the east coast for 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-
353 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms this morning...then showers
and thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely early...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 10 knots
or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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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-
353 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late this
morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early this
afternoon...then showers and thunderstorms likely late. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Showers
and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
353 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely through the early
overnight...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms late.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1709/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13410 11419 11429 11519 12510. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms this morning and overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11310 12410 11419 12429 12520. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet today.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14300 11319 11419 11429 11520. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less today.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet tonight.

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