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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
947 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 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 warm front will lift north of the lake tonight. Low
pressure 29.50 inches will move northeast across the Great Lakes
tonight to Ontario on Sunday forcing a cold front across Lake
Erie. High pressure 30.20 inches will build across the Ohio Valley
by Tuesday and persist into Wednesday.

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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-
947 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5
feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west and
increasing to 35 knot gales in the afternoon. A chance of showers
late in the morning. Showers likely early in the afternoon. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.

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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-
947 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south and
increasing to 30 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west and
increasing to 40 knot gales in the afternoon. Showers likely
early in the afternoon. A chance of showers late. Waves 6 to
10 feet building to 9 to 13 feet. Waves occasionally around
16 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 40 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 30 knots overnight. Waves 10 to 14 feet subsiding
to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 18 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 5 to 9 feet, then
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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 Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Waves 1 foot or less building to 3
to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds to 30 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 40 knot gales in the afternoon. Showers likely
early in the afternoon. A chance of showers late. Waves 5 to
8 feet building to 10 to 14 feet. Waves occasionally around
18 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 40 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots overnight. A chance of showers.
Waves 11 to 16 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 20 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 6 to 9 feet, then
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1503/
ERIE WEST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11320 11430 12540 11550
12650 11740. A chance of showers Sunday. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet overnight. Waves 5 to 9 feet building to
7 to 11 feet...and occasionally around 14 feet Sunday. Waves 6 to
10 feet...and occasionally around 13 feet Sunday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11320 11430 11440
11540 11556 12650 11750. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 6
feet overnight. Waves 6 to 9 feet building to 10 to 14 feet...and
occasionally around 18 feet Sunday. Waves 10 to 14 feet...and
occasionally around 18 feet Sunday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11320 11430 11440 11540
11546 11556 12650. A chance of showers Sunday evening. Waves 1
foot or less building to 3 to 5 feet overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet
building to 10 to 14 feet...and occasionally around 18 feet
Sunday. Waves 11 to 16 feet...and occasionally around 20 feet
Sunday evening.

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