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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
959 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 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...Trough averaging 29.80 inches will move across Lake
Erie today. High pressure 30.10 inches will move across the lower
lakes Saturday night into Sunday before shifting eastward across
NY State on Monday. The next cold front will move southeast across
Lake Erie Tuesday evening and then east of the lake on Wednesday.

LEZ162>164-192015-
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-
959 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ165>167-192015-
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-
959 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms late this morning...then a slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Waves
1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ061-168-169-192015-
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-
959 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late this
morning...then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ161-192015-
MAFOR 1915/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13600 14500 11500. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13610 11600 14500. Waves 1 to 3 feet this
afternoon and tonight. Waves 1 foot or less Sunday morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11610 11620 12610 12600 12500. Waves 3 to 5 feet
this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet
tonight. Waves 1 to 2 feet Sunday morning.

$$


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