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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
949 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

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 30.20 inches centered over Lake
Michigan this evening will move slowly eastward through Tuesday.
Low pressure 29.50 inches over the northern Plains on Wednesday
will lift a warm front north across the lake. A cold front will
lay across the lake or in the nearby vicinity Thursday into
Saturday.

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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-
949 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of sprinkles after
midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
949 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. A chance of sprinkles late this evening. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

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 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-
949 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of sprinkles late this evening. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding
to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2103/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14800 12100 12200. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1
foot or less overnight. Waves 1 foot or less Tuesday and Tuesday
evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11810 12700 11800 11700 12600 11800. Waves 1 to
3 feet overnight. Waves 2 feet or less Tuesday and Tuesday
evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11710 12700 11600 11610 12510 11500. Waves 2 to 4
feet overnight. Waves 2 feet or less Tuesday and Tuesday evening.

$$



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