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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
342 PM EDT Wed May 23 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 30.20 inches inches, centered over Lake
Michigan, will move east across the Lower Lakes and move off the
Mid Atlantic Coast Friday. Low pressure 29.90 inches will move
east across the northern Lakes late Saturday, forcing a cold
front across Lake Erie by Saturday night into Sunday morning.

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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-
342 PM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
342 PM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Patchy fog this
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day. Waves subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2321/
ERIE WEST 1/3 15400 11300 11200. Waves 1 foot or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11610 13500 12400 11500 11600. Waves 2 feet or
less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11513 11510 14500 11500 11600. Waves 1 to 3 feet
tonight. Waves 1 foot or less Thursday.

$$



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