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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
340 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 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 30.10 inches will push south into the
upper Great Lakes Thursday, then track east and move off the New
England Coast Friday. The high will extend a ridge averaging 29.80
inches across the lake tonight through Thursday. Low pressure
29.70 inches will track northeast across the central lakes
Saturday into Saturday night. High pressure 30.30 inches will
build south into the Great Lakes Sunday and Monday.

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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-
340 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms early. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Showers in the evening, then showers likely
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
likely during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. 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 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-
340 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms early. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east.
Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Showers likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
likely during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday night.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 1 to
3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2021/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11110 14100 11100 11210 11120. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet Thursday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11110 11100 12800 12110 11210 11120. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet Thursday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12100 12800 14110. Waves 1 foot or less tonight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet Thursday.

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