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FZUS61 KCLE 111601
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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1201 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 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...Low pressure 29.90 inches over western Ohio will move
into western Pennsylvania by this evening and gradually dissipate
leaving a trough 30.00 inches near Lake Erie through Thursday.
High pressure 30.20 inches will move across the lake Friday and
Saturday. A cold front will stall near Lake Erie Saturday night,
then low pressure 29.60 inches will develop along the front just
north of Lake Erie Sunday pushing the cold front across the lake.

LEZ162-163-112030-
Lake Erie open waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
1201 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rain. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain
through the early overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east and
diminishing to less than 10 knots in the afternoon. Waves 3 to
6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Showers
likely during the day, then a chance of showers Sunday night.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LEZ164>169-112030-
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-
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-
1201 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds to 30 knots becoming northeast. Rain.
Waves 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming east. A chance of
rain. Waves 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Showers
likely during the day, then a chance of showers Sunday night.
Waves 3 to 6 feet.

$$

LEZ061-112030-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
1201 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rain. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming east. Rain likely
in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Waves 5 to
9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south.
Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance of
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 7 feet, then
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

$$

LEZ161-112030-
MAFOR 1115/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12146 12140 12130 11120 11110. A chance of rain
tonight. Waves 5 to 9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet this
afternoon. Waves 6 to 10 feet...and occasionally around 13 feet
tonight. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet Thursday morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11246 11146 14140 11230 11220. A chance of rain
tonight. Waves 6 to 10 feet...and occasionally around 13 feet
this afternoon and tonight. Waves 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally
around 10 feet Thursday morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11136 12146 12140 12230 11220. A chance of rain
overnight. A chance of showers Thursday morning. Waves 5 to 8
feet...and occasionally around 10 feet this afternoon. Waves 5 to
9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7
feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet
Thursday morning.

$$


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