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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
928 AM EST Thu Jan 17 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 southern Quebec well
drift east today. Weak low pressure 29.90 inches will move across
lake Erie Thursday night with a cold front crossing the lake. A
second cold front will follow on Friday. Saturday deep low
pressure 29.40 inches will move northeastward near or just to the
south of the Ohio River Valley reaching the Middle Atlantic Coast
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-
928 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
snow. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast
15 to 20 knots. Snow likely overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north to
30 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. 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 10 knots
or less. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

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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-
Lake Erie open waters from Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
928 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds around 10 knots. A chance of
snow. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
snow. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Snow likely overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north to
30 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots.
A chance of snow showers. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
928 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A slight chance
of snow late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow early, then snow from late evening on. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
northeast. A chance of snow overnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.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 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers during the
day, then a chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves 5 to
8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1716/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11310 12300 11400 11500 11610 11710 11700. A chance
of snow this afternoon and evening. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13300 11400 11510 11610 12710. A chance of snow
this afternoon and tonight. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12300 12400 11407 11517 12610. Waves 2 feet or less
this afternoon and tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet Friday morning.

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