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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
324 PM EST Wed Jan 16 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 30.40 inches, over the Great Lakes will
move to New York by Thursday morning as low pressure reaches
Missouri. The weak low 29.90 inches, will move across lake Erie
Thursday night dragging a cold front across the lake. A second
cold front will follow on Friday. Saturday deep low pressure 29.40
inches, will move northeast out of the mid Mississippi Valley
through the lower Ohio Valley and reach the DELMARVA area by
Sunday morning. High pressure 30.40 inches, will build across the
lake on 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-
324 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow late
in the morning. Snow likely in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Snow likely in the evening, then a chance of snow overnight.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds to 30 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow showers during
the day. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of snow showers Monday night. Waves 2 feet 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-
324 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow. Snow
likely late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
A chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers during the day, then
a chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves 6 to 10 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1622/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11810 11100 12200 12310 11317 11307. Waves 1 to 3
feet tonight. Waves 2 feet or less Thursday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11810 11800 11100 11200 11300 11310 11300 11307.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 1 to 2
feet Thursday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11710 12800 11100 11200 13300. A chance of snow
Thursday afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet
tonight. Waves 1 foot or less Thursday.

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