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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
349 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 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 over the northern lakes
will build east into New England by Friday. Meanwhile, low
pressure 29.70 inches centered over the midwest will approach the
western lakes on Friday and track east-northeast across the
southern lakes Saturday and Saturday night. A trough will push
south across the lake Sunday. High pressure 30.20 inches will
build south across the Great Lakes for Monday and Tuesday.

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Lake Erie open waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
349 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. Showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms late. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 20 to 25 knots. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
around 1 foot.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
around 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
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-
349 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming east. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to
5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms early, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms
from late morning on. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers
overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves
2 feet 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 Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
349 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming east. Waves
3 to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms late. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning,
then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
west. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance of
showers Sunday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2121/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11120 13230 14236. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms overnight. Chance of thunderstorms Friday. Waves 2
to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally around 10
feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and
occasionally around 9 feet Friday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11120 11130 13230 11220 11226 11236. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms Friday morning, then chance of
thunderstorms Friday afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 5
to 8 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7
feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet
Friday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11120 11130 12230 12220 11210 11226. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms Friday morning, then chance of
thunderstorms Friday afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3
to 6 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet
Friday.

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