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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
947 PM 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...High pressure of 30.10 inches will move across the
Great Lakes overnight into Wednesday. A warm front will lift
northward toward Lake Erie early Thursday in advance of low
pressure, 29.70 inches, that will cross the Upper Great Lakes. The
associated cold front will move east across the lake Thursday
night into Friday morning. High pressure will move northeast up
the Ohio Valley Saturday with a weak trough, 30.00 inches,
crossing the lake Saturday night.

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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-
947 PM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Showers
and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming south. 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 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-
947 PM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.OVERNIGHT...North 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...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1603/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11110 14100 11200 12210. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11800 14100 12110 11210. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11800 15100 11200. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$



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