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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
414 AM EDT Tue May 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 nearly stationary front north of Lake Erie will
drift south across the lake early today and become stationary
near the Ohio Valley. High pressure 30.10 inches will build north
of the Lakes on Wednesday, strengthening to 30.30 inches across
Quebec Thursday. The Ohio Valley stationary front will move north
as a warm front to near Lake Erie on Friday.

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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-
414 AM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...Becoming southwest winds 5 to 10 knots then becoming
north. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 2 feet
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 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-
414 AM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
east. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day, then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
A chance of showers during the day, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1509/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11400 11500 11700 11800 11100 11110 12100. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms today. Waves 1 foot or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11400 11500 11600 11700 14100. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms today. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12500 11609 11800 14100. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms today. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$



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