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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
932 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 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 warm front will lift northward across Lake Erie on
Thursday. Low pressure 29.50 will move across the Northern lakes
late Thursday night dragging a cold front across the Lake. An
upper level short wave will move across the Lake Saturday. High
pressure 30.10 inches will move across the Lower Lakes this
weekend and move off the East Coast 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-
Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
932 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of thunderstorms early...then showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms late in the morning. Showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then
showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
932 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms from late morning on. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...
then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight.
Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of
showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1703/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11210 12310 11400 14419. A chance of thunderstorms
Thursday morning. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11210 14300 11310 12419. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Thursday. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11200 15300 11409. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Thursday afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.

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