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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
911 PM EDT Tue Oct 16 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...Low pressure 20.50 inches in eastern Ontario will
move to Quebec overnight dragging a cold front onto Lake Erie. The
front will move south of the lake early Wednesday. A large area
of high pressure centered across the Central Plains will build
east across the Ohio Valley and lower Great Lakes behind the front
Wednesday afternoon through Thursday night. Friday the high will
move off the mid Atlantic Coast as another low 29.40 inches moves
across Ontario to Quebec. A cold front associated with that low
will move across the lake early Saturday. Sunday high pressure
30.30 inches will build in from the west.

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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-
911 PM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west.
Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 2 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

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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-
911 PM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A
slight chance of showers. A chance of showers
late. Waves 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 30 knots.
A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to
5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 feet.

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
911 PM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Showers likely late. Waves 7 to
11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 5 to
9 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Showers likely Friday night. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain showers Saturday night. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1703/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13630 14730 11730. A chance of showers Wednesday
morning. Waves 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet
overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet Wednesday and Wednesday evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14630 11730 11630 11740 11730. A chance of
showers overnight and Wednesday morning. Waves 7 to 10 feet, and
occasionally around 13 feet overnight. Waves 5 to 9 feet, and
occasionally around 11 feet Wednesday and Wednesday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11530 14630 11640 11740 11730. A chance of showers.
Waves 7 to 11 feet, and occasionally around 14 feet overnight.
Waves 6 to 9 feet, and occasionally around 11 feet Wednesday and
Wednesday evening.

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