Great Lakes Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
000
FZUS61 KCLE 180101
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
901 PM EDT Tue Apr 17 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...
Low pressure 29.40 inches over Quebec will move off the coast on
Wednesday. High pressure 30.00 inches over the Midwest will move
to the upper Ohio Valley tonight and then off the East Coast on
Wednesday. Low pressure 29.50 inches from the Plains will move
east across lake Erie Wednesday night. High pressure 30.50 inches
will build across the western lakes on Friday and the eastern
lakes over the weekend.

LEZ162-163-180830-
Lake Erie open waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
901 PM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Rain
likely late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Rain in the evening, then rain with snow likely
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow in
the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LEZ061-164>169-180830-
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-
901 PM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain late. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2
to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast
15 to 20 knots. Rain likely in the evening, then rain and snow
likely overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Snow
likely in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in
the afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
flurries. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.

$$

LEZ161-180830-
MAFOR 1803/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12620 11610 12700 11200 11216 11116. Chance of rain
and light sleet Wednesday afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less Wednesday. Waves 2
feet or less Wednesday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11630 12620 11610 11600 11500 11206 11116.
Chance of rain and light sleet Wednesday afternoon. Waves 3 to 6
feet overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet
Wednesday. Waves 2 feet or less Wednesday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12630 13620 11510 11300 11206. Chance of rain and
light sleet Wednesday evening. Waves 5 to 7 feet, and
occasionally around 9 feet overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet Wednesday. Waves 1 to 3 feet Wednesday evening.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.