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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1000 AM EST Sat Dec 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 cold front will push south across Lake Erie today.
Weak high pressure 30.00 inches will build over the lake this
afternoon. The front will turn stationary across Ohio and lift
north as a warm front Sunday and Monday. A cold front will move
east across the lake 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-
1000 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5
to 15 knots. A chance of snow late this morning, then a chance of
flurries this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain during the day, then a chance of rain
showers Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot 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-
1000 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10
to 15 knots. snow likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3
feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of rain in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain during
the day, then a chance of rain showers Monday night. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Tuesday night. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1616/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11520 11610 12200 11300 13400. A chance of snow
late this morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less
this afternoon.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11627 11617 11100 12200 13310.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet this afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet tonight and Sunday morning.


ERIE EAST 1/3 11717 11807 11100 12200 13210. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight
and Sunday morning.

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