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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
954 AM EST Thu Feb 15 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 warm front moving north through Ohio will stall along the south
shore of lake Erie this afternoon as weak low pressure moves east
along the boundary. The front will turn south as a cold front
this evening behind the low. High pressure 30.30 inches will
shift east across the lake Friday and Friday night. The high will
move off the east coast Saturday. Another high 30.30 inches will
move across the lake Sunday. A warm front will lift north across
the lake Monday.

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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-
954 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Areas of fog. A slight chance of rain late this
morning, then a chance of rain early this afternoon. Rain late.
The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Areas of fog through the early overnight. Rain in the evening,
then rain and snow likely after midnight. A chance of snow late.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southwest.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance of
rain Sunday night.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Rain
likely.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

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MAFOR 1516/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11513 11516 11506 12706 11700 11710 11720. A chance
of rain and snow overnight. Waves omitted due to the lake being
mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11523 11516 11506 11606 11707 12710 11720. A
chance of snow overnight. Waves omitted due to the lake being
mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11523 11513 11516 11606 12607 11610 11720. A chance
of rain this afternoon. A chance of snow Friday morning. Waves
omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$



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