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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
347 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 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 trough of low pressure averaging 29.90 inches will
cross Lake Erie this evening with another trough expected on
Thursday. High pressure will build to 30.30 inches as it expands
across the Great Lakes by Friday. The high will drift slowly to
New England by 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-
347 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A slight
chance of showers this evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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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-
347 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to 15
knots. A chance of showers...mainly early. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Waves
1 to 2 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 2321/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12710 15800. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 2
feet or less Thursday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12710 15800. Waves 2 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet tonight. Waves 1 to 2 feet Thursday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11610 11710 14800 12700. A chance of showers this
evening and Thursday afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1
to 3 feet tonight. Waves around 1 foot Thursday.

$$



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