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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1001 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 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 stationary boundary will wobble near the south shore of the lake
today then drift southward on Saturday. On Sunday, low pressure
29.50 inches will move northeast across Lake Erie and continue to
the eastern lakes on Monday. A trough of low pressure will drop
southeast across the lake on Tuesday.

LEZ162>164-132030-
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-
1001 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast to
30 knots. Rain showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 7 to
11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming east. A
chance of rain showers in the evening, then rain showers
overnight. Waves 8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds to 30 knots becoming west and diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Rain showers. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to
1 to 2 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. A chance of snow showers during
the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.

$$

LEZ165>168-132030-
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-
1001 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds to 30 knots becoming northeast and
increasing to 35 knot gales. Rain showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet
building to 9 to 12 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast gales to 35 knots becoming east. A
chance of rain showers in the evening, then rain showers
overnight. Waves 9 to 13 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.
.SUNDAY...East gales to 35 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers. Waves 8 to 12 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers
during the day, then a chance of rain and snow showers Monday
night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming north and diminishing
to less than 10 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day.
Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
1001 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds to 30 knots increasing to 35 knot
gales. A chance of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers
in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 7 to 11 feet.
Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast gales to 35 knots diminishing to
30 knots. Rain showers likely with freezing rain in the evening,
then rain showers overnight. Waves 8 to 12 feet subsiding to 7 to
10 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers. Waves 6 to 10 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely during
the day, then snow showers likely with a chance of rain showers
Monday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely during the day, then a chance of
snow showers Tuesday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1315/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13200 11100 11110 11120 11230 11236. Chance of
showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or less this afternoon. Waves 2
feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet tonight. Waves 5 to 8 feet...
and occasionally around 10 feet Saturday morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11110 12210 12110 11120 11230 11246. Chance of
rain showers Saturday morning. Waves 2 feet or less this
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet tonight.
Waves 5 to 9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet Saturday
morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 14110 11110 11120 11130 11140. Chance of rain
showers Saturday morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet this afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7 feet
building to 6 to 9 feet...and occasionally around 11 feet
Saturday morning.

$$



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