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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
335 PM 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...High pressure 30.10 inches will move across the lower
lakes tonight into Sunday before shifting eastward across NY
State on Monday. Low pressure 29.90 inches will move northeast
along a frontal boundary into the Great Lakes, forcing a cold
front east across the lake Tuesday through Tuesday night. High
pressure 30.20 inches will build east across the Great Lakes
Wednesday through Friday.

LEZ162>165-200215-
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-
335 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms early. Waves 1 foot 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
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ061-166>169-200215-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
335 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms early. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms Tuesday night. 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.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ161-200215-
MAFOR 1921/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13600 14500 11400. Waves 1 foot or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11610 11600 14500 11500 11600. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less tonight. Waves 2 feet or less Sunday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13610 13500 11600 11610. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 1 to 2 feet Sunday.

$$



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