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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
935 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 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 30.00 inches will build southeast out
of Canada Sunday and move to New England Monday. Low pressure
29.60 inches will track from the central Plains early Monday into
the central Great Lakes by Tuesday morning. The low will then move
into southern Quebec by Wednesday morning, forcing a cold front
across the lake. A trough averaging 29.90 inches will linger
across the lake Wednesday. High pressure 30.20 inches will build
east to central Ohio by Thursday evening.

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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-
935 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms late this evening, then a slight chance
of showers after midnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers
with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms during the day,
then a chance of showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
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-
935 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Tuesday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1903/
ERIE WEST 1/3 15200 12210. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11220 14220 11100 11110 11210. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 2 feet or less Sunday.


ERIE EAST 1/3 11210 13200 14100. Waves 2 feet or less.

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