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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
943 PM EST Tue Jan 15 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...Low pressure 29.50 inches will move cross just north
of the lakes tonight pushing a cold front through the area. High
pressure 30.30 inches will briefly build into the Great Lakes
region on Wednesday night. Weakening low pressure 29.90 inches
will move through the Ohio Valley on Thursday night and off the
New England coast by Friday night. High pressure 30.50 inches will
build over the eastern Lakes on Friday night into Saturday before
low pressure 29.40 inches enters the region for the weekend.

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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-
943 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.
A chance of freezing drizzle or light snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of freezing drizzle or light snow early. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of snow in the morning, then snow likely in the afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest. Snow likely in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of snow Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north to
30 knots. Snow. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds to 30 knots becoming west 15 to 25 knots.
Waves 1 foot or less.

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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-
943 PM EST Tue Jan 15 2019

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A
chance of freezing drizzle or light snow. Waves 5 to 8 feet
building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. A chance of freezing drizzle or light snow early. Waves
5 to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Snow
likely in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north.
Snow likely in the evening, then a chance of snow overnight.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north to 30 knots.
Snow. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Snow likely
during the day, then a chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves
1 foot or less.

$$

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MAFOR 1604/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12530 11630 11620 11720 11810 11800 11100. A chance
of light freezing drizzle or very light snow overnight. A chance
of light freezing drizzle or snow showers Wednesday morning.
Waves 3 to 6 feet overnight and Wednesday. Waves 1 to 3 feet
Wednesday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12530 12630 11730 11720 11810 11800. A chance of
light freezing drizzle or very light snow overnight. A chance of
light freezing drizzle or snow showers Wednesday morning. Waves 5
to 8 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet overnight. Waves 5 to
8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet
Wednesday. Waves 2 to 4 feet Wednesday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12540 12640 11730 11720 11710 11810. A chance of
light freezing drizzle or very light snow overnight. A chance of
light freezing drizzle or snow showers Wednesday morning. Waves 5
to 8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet, and occasionally around 11
feet overnight. Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet, and
occasionally around 11 feet Wednesday. Waves 2 to 4 feet
Wednesday evening.

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