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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
350 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 NE Lake Erie Thursday. Low
pressure 29.50 will track 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-
350 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...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 showers and 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 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then 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 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-
350 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms from late morning on. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast 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 2 to 4 feet building to 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 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...North 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 1621/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13210 13310 12409. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14210 11310 13300. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Thursday. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11100 13200 13300 11200. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Thursday afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.

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