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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
401 PM EDT Sun May 19 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 29.60 inches over northern Lake Michigan will move
northeast tonight and pull a cold front east across the lake.
High pressure 30.10 inches will then move east across the Great
Lakes Tuesday. Low pressure 29.50 inches over the northern Plains
on Wednesday will lift another warm front north across the lake. A
cold front will lay across the lake or in the nearby vicinity
Thursday into Friday.

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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-
Lake Erie open waters from The Islands to Vermilion OH-
401 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers with isolated
thunderstorms early, then a chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms late this evening. A chance of showers after
midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
401 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers with isolated
thunderstorms this evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

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 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-
401 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers
with isolated thunderstorms early, then showers likely with
isolated thunderstorms this evening. A chance of showers after
midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers early. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1921/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11526 11420 11520 11510 14620. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3
to 5 feet Monday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12526 11520 11510 11520 11620 12630. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 6 feet
building to 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet Monday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11510 11516 11510 13520 12630. Waves 2 to 4 feet
tonight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet, and
occasionally around 10 feet Monday.

$$



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