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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
953 AM EST Mon Dec 4 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 strong cold front will cross Lake Erie early
Tuesday followed by a series of weaker reinforcing cold fronts
through the end of the week.

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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-
953 AM EST Mon Dec 4 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. A
chance of showers early, then showers likely late in the evening.
Showers after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
6 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers likely in the
morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers
Friday night. Waves 1 to 2 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-
953 AM EST Mon Dec 4 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. A
chance of showers late in the evening. Showers after midnight.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds to 30 knots becoming southwest. Showers in
the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves
5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. Snow showers likely with
a chance of rain showers in the evening, then snow showers likely
overnight. Waves 6 to 10 feet building to 8 to 11 feet. Waves
occasionally around 14 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
25 knots. Snow showers. Waves 7 to 11 feet subsiding to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 0416/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11410 12420 11430 12436 11536 11530. A chance of
showers Tuesday morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4
feet this afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet...
and occasionally around 9 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet Tuesday
morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11410 12420 11430 11436 12446 11536. A chance of
showers this evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
this afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet tonight. Waves 5 to 8 feet...and
occasionally around 10 feet Tuesday morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12410 11420 12430 12446 11436. A chance of showers
this evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet this afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet tonight.
Waves 4 to 7 feet...and occasionally around 9 feet Tuesday
morning.

$$



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