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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
357 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

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 over the western lakes will slowly move east,
crossing the lake on Wednesday and becoming nearly stationary over
the Ohio Valley by Thursday. High pressure of 30.70 inches will
build across the northern lakes on Thursday and move east across
New England on Friday. A wave of low pressure 30.00 inches will
move up the Ohio Valley on Friday.

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
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-
357 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Showers
with a slight chance of thunderstorms. The lake is mostly ice
covered.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers in the evening, then showers overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Rain showers in the morning, then a chance of
rain showers in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots becoming
northeast.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Rain
likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers Friday
night.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of rain showers during the day, then rain showers likely
Saturday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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MAFOR 1922/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14526 11526 12426 11416. Waves omitted due to the
lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11426 11526 15426. Waves omitted due to the lake
being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11416 15426 11416. Waves omitted due to the lake
being mostly ice covered.

$$



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