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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
340 AM EST Sun Dec 17 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...The front across lake Erie will finally lift north as
a warm front today. The front will then push south across the
lake as a cold front Tuesday. A ridge averaging 30.10 inches will
move east across the lake Wednesday.

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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-
340 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Patchy fog this
morning. A slight chance of rain late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain from late evening on. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
and diminishing to 10 knots or less. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of rain and snow Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

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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-
340 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots. Patchy fog this morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain from late evening on. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain. Waves
3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Waves
6 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of rain Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

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MAFOR 1710/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11210 11310 11300 12400 13510. A chance of rain
tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2
to 4 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13210 11310 11400 11510 12520. A chance of rain
tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet,...then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3
to 5 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11110 13210 11300 11410 11510 11520. A chance of
rain tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet tonight.

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