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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
928 AM EST Wed Dec 13 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...Low pressure 29.40 inches over the Upper Midwest will
track south of Lake Erie tonight and move off the Mid Atlantic
Coast by daybreak Thursday. High pressure 30.10 inches will track
across the Lower Great Lakes Thursday and move off the Mid
Atlantic Coast Friday. This will allow low pressure 29.70 inches
to track across Northern Lake Huron, with a weak cold front
pushing across Lake Erie.

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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-
928 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow early, then snow from late morning on. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow in
the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
southwest. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Snow and rain showers likely during the day, then a
chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LEZ061-165>169-132115-
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-
928 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...Northwest winds to 30 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow this afternoon. Waves 5 to 9
feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow
through the early overnight, then a chance of snow late. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 30 knots. Snow
showers likely. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 4 to 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow showers during the day. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Sunday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1316/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11517 12427 11327 11120 11820 11810 11710. A chance
of snow overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet this
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.
Waves 2 to 4 feet Thursday morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12527 11427 11327 11127 13820. A chance of snow
overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet this
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.
Waves 2 to 4 feet Thursday morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11620 11617 11517 11317 11107 12810 11710. A chance
of snow overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4
feet tonight and Thursday morning.

$$


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