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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1023 PM EST Wed Dec 6 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 trough of low pressure averaging 29.90 inches will
cross Lake Erie on Thursday. Low pressure 29.60 inches will move
east across the Great Lakes Saturday pushing a cold front across
Lake Erie. A ridge of high pressure averaging 30.20 inches over
the Tennessee Valley will briefly nudge toward the lower lakes on
Sunday. Another cold front will drop across the lake on Monday.

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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-
1023 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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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-
1023 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds to 30 knots decreasing to 20 to 25 knots.
A chance of snow showers. Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 5 to 8
feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers
in the morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon. Waves
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers likely.
Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Monday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 0704/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12630 11620 14630 11630. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet Thursday. Waves 3 to 5 feet Thursday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12630 11620 12630 11637 12630. A chance of snow
showers overnight, Thursday morning, and Thursday evening. Waves
5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and occasionally around 10
feet overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet...and
occasionally around 9 feet Thursday. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet Thursday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11630 11637 11627 14637 11627. A chance of snow
showers late this evening. Waves 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally
around 10 feet overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet Thursday and Thursday
evening.

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