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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
925 PM EST Thu Dec 14 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 across Ohio this evening
will build southeast through the overnight. A low 29.70 inches
will move east just north of Lake Huron Friday pulling a cold
front across Lake Erie. A warm front will set up near Lake Erie
Saturday then drift north of the lake for Sunday. On Monday and
Tuesday a southwesterly flow will develop across the lake as high
pressure builds over the southeast states.

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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-
925 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers from late
morning on. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding
to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain and snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 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-
925 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. A slight chance of
snow showers, then a chance of snow showers late. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 30 knots.
A chance of snow showers through early afternoon, then snow
showers likely late. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. Snow showers. Waves 5 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day, then
a chance of rain showers Monday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to
30 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day, then a chance
of snow showers Tuesday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to
8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

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MAFOR 1504/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11600 11500 11510 11520 12530 12630. A chance of
snow showers Friday and Friday evening. Waves 1 to 2 feet
overnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 4 to 7 feet...and
occasionally around 9 feet Friday. Waves 4 to 7 feet...and
occasionally around 9 feet Friday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12600 11510 11520 12530 11637 11647. A chance of
snow showers Friday. Waves 1 to 2 feet overnight. Waves 1 to 3
feet building to 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally around 10 feet
Friday. Waves 6 to 9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet
Friday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12600 11510 12520 12537 11637. A chance of snow
showers overnight and Friday morning. Waves 2 to 3 feet
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet Friday. Waves 6 to 9 feet...and
occasionally around 11 feet Friday evening.

$$


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