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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
403 AM EDT Tue Aug 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 weak cold front will drop across Lake Erie this
afternoon and stall across central Ohio. High pressure 30.10
inches will slide across eastern Canada. The front will lift back
north as a warm front early Thursday in advance of low pressure,
29.70 inches, that will cross the Great Lakes. The associated
cold front will move east across the lake Thursday night and
Friday morning. A weak trough of low pressure 30.00 inches will
cross the lake Saturday.

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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-
403 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast around
10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves 1
to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Waves 2 feet 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 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-
403 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southeast. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers
and thunderstorms likely Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest less
than 10 knots Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1509/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12500 11600 11500 11200 13100. Waves 2 feet or
less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12500 12600 11700 12800 11100. Waves 2 feet or
less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11400 12500 13600 11700 11800. Waves 2 feet or
less.

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