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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
341 PM EST Thu Dec 7 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 of low pressure averaging 29.90 inches will
cross Lake Erie tonight. Low pressure 29.60 inches will move east
across the Great Lakes Saturday forcing a cold front across Lake
Erie. A ridge of high pressure averaging 30.20 inches over the
Tennessee Valley will briefly nudge toward the lower lakes on
Sunday. Another cold front will drop across the lake on Monday. A
trough averaging 29.90 inches will extend northwest into Lake Erie
Tuesday.

LEZ162>164-080315-
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-
341 PM EST Thu Dec 7 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A slight
chance of snow showers early. A slight chance of snow showers
after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
snow showers during the day, then snow likely Monday night. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
snow during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LEZ061-165>169-080315-
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-
341 PM EST Thu Dec 7 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers likely through the early overnight, then a chance of snow
showers late. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers through early afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Snow. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow showers
likely during the day, then snow likely Monday night. Waves 3 to
6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Tuesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LEZ161-080315-
MAFOR 0722/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13630 14520 11530. A chance of snow showers early
this evening. Waves 3 to 6 feet.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12637 11630 14530 11530. A chance of snow
showers overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally around 8
feet.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13637 11537 14530. A chance of snow showers Friday.
Waves 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally around 8 feet.

$$


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