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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
341 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.

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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-
341 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Isolated showers early. 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.

$$

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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-
341 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

.TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Isolated rain showers this
morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 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-
341 AM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

.TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered rain showers
early, then isolated rain showers late this morning. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 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 1309/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11210 14200 11200 11210 11120. Chance of showers
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less today. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11100 15210 11220. Scattered rain showers early
this morning. Waves 2 feet or less today. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11100 15110 11120. Scattered rain showers this
morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet today. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3
to 5 feet tonight.

$$



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