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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
907 AM EST Fri Dec 8 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 29.60 inches will move east across the
Lower Lakes Saturday forcing a cold front across Lake Erie. A
ridge of high pressure averaging 30.20 inches will move quickly
across the Tennessee Valley Sunday. Another cold front will drop
across the lake on Monday. A trough averaging 29.90 inches will
extend northwest over Lake Erie Tuesday.

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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-
907 AM EST Fri Dec 8 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
snow in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
snow showers during the day, then a chance of snow Monday night.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 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-
907 AM EST Fri Dec 8 2017

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Isolated snow
showers late this morning, then scattered snow showers early this
afternoon. Isolated snow showers late. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow in the morning, then snow in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Snow in the evening, then snow showers overnight. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Snow showers
likely during the day, then a chance of snow Monday night. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 0816/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13530 13520 11510 11517. Waves 3 to 6 feet this
afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet tonight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet Saturday morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14530 12520 12510. A chance of snow Saturday
morning. Waves 5 to 8 feet...and occasionally around 10 feet this
afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet Saturday
morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13530 12520 11510 11410 11510. Scattered snow
showers this afternoon. A chance of snow showers this evening.
Waves 4 to 7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet this
afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet Saturday morning.

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