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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
949 PM 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...A trough averaging 29.80 inches will cross the lake
Friday. High pressure 30.10 inches will move across the Lower
Lakes Sunday into Monday and off the east coast by Tuesday. The
next cold front will move southeast over Lake Erie Tuesday
evening.

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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-
949 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A slight
chance of showers late this evening. 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. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

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 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-
949 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 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 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 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.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
5 feet...then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1803/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13510 12520 13620. Waves 1 to 3 feet overnight.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet Friday. Waves 3 to 5
feet Friday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13510 12520 12630 11620. A chance of showers
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet Friday.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and occasionally
around 9 feet Friday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14510 11520 12630 11620. A chance of showers
overnight and Friday morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet...and
occasionally around 9 feet Friday. Waves 4 to 7 feet...and
occasionally around 9 feet Friday evening.

$$



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