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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
340 AM EST Sun Jan 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...Low pressure 29.40 inches near the upper Ohio valley
will deepen to 29.20 inches as it moves into southern New England
this afternoon and through Nova Scotia tonight. High pressure
30.60 inches from the northern lakes will build across Lake Erie
on Monday. The high will move east Tuesday as low pressure 29.60
inches over Missouri reaches the central lakes late Tuesday night
into Wednesday morning. The low will force a cold front across
Lake Erie early Wednesday. A ridge averaging 30.00 inches will
build across the lake on Thursday.

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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 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

.TODAY...North winds to 30 knots. Freezing spray this morning.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to less than 10 knots in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Rain and snow Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Rain and snow likely during the day, then a
chance of snow Wednesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers Thursday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet.

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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 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

.TODAY...North winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Freezing
spray. Snow early, then scattered snow showers from late morning
on. Waves 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots. Scattered snow showers
through the early overnight. Freezing spray. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Rain
and snow Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Rain during the day, then a chance of snow and
rain Wednesday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet.

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MAFOR 2010/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11842 13842 19847 14732. Waves 6 to 10 feet
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally around 13 feet today.
Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and occasionally
around 10 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12842 12842 19847 11742 19747 13732 19737. Waves
6 to 10 feet, and occasionally around 13 feet today. Waves 5 to 8
feet, and occasionally around 10 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11847 11837 11832 19837 14732 11722. Waves 5 to 9
feet, and occasionally around 11 feet today. Waves 4 to 7 feet,
and occasionally around 9 feet tonight.

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