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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
954 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

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 cold front over the western Great Lakes will slowly move east,
crossing lake Erie Wednesday morning and becoming nearly
stationary over the Ohio Valley by Thursday. High pressure 30.70
inches will move across the northern lakes on Thursday and move
east across New England on Friday. Several waves of low pressure
near 29.90 inches will move up the Ohio Valley on Friday and
Saturday.

LEZ061-162>169-202115-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
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-
954 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms late this morning,
then showers with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. The
lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers early. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
late.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Rain showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
morning, then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
A chance of rain showers in the evening, then a chance of snow
overnight.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east. A
chance of snow and rain during the day, then a chance of rain and
snow showers Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Rain during the day, then a chance of rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Rain.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

LEZ161-202115-
MAFOR 2016/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12526 11410 12420 11526 11626 11726. A chance of
thunderstorms this afternoon, overnight, and Wednesday morning.
Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12526 11410 13420 11626 11726. A chance of
showers late this morning,...then a chance of thunderstorms this
afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. A
chance of thunderstorms Wednesday morning. Waves omitted due to
the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12526 11510 13420 11526 11616. A chance of showers
this evening,...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
overnight. A chance of thunderstorms Wednesday morning. Waves
omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$


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