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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
338 PM EDT Wed Oct 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...High pressure 30.50 inches from the northern Plains
will move across the Ohio Valley and lower Great Lakes on
Thursday. Friday the high will move off the mid Atlantic Coast as
low pressure 29.40 inches moves across Ontario to Quebec. The cold
front associated with the low will move across Lake Erie early
Saturday with a secondary trough passing Saturday night. High
pressure 30.30 inches will build in from the west for Sunday.

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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-
338 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

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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-
338 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A slight chance of
showers early. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally
around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers. Waves 7 to 10 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
338 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A slight chance of
showers through the early overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally
around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain showers Saturday night. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers Sunday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1721/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12730 12720 11810 12710 11610. Waves 3 to 6 feet
tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Thursday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14730 12720 11710 11610. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet tonight.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet Thursday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13730 11720 13710 11610. A chance of showers early
this evening. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and
occasionally around 10 feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet Thursday.

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