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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
348 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 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...
High pressure 29.90 inches over the lower Great Lakes will move
east of the area overnight. A weak cold front will track across
Lake Erie on Friday. Low pressure 29.70 inches will track across
the southern Great Lakes on Saturday. High pressure 30.30 inches
will build southeast across the Great Lakes into the Ohio Valley
by Monday morning and off the Carolina coast by Tuesday morning.
The high will extend a ridge averaging 30.20 inches north across
eastern 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-
Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
348 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers likely. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Rain
showers likely in the morning, then a chance of rain in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers in the evening. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
348 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast less
than 10 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Patchy fog late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest. Showers likely. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Rain likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 2621/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11200 14300 11400 12500. Waves 1 foot or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11500 11400 14300 12400. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11510 13400 11300 11400 11600 11500. Waves 1 to 3
feet subsiding to 1 foot or less tonight. Waves 1 foot or less
Friday.

$$



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