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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
336 PM EDT Thu Oct 18 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...High pressure 30.50 inches across the Ohio Valley
today will move off the mid Atlantic Coast on Friday. Low pressure
29.40 inches will move across Ontario to Quebec between Friday and
Saturday and take a cold front across Lake Erie early Saturday. A
secondary trough will cross Saturday night. High pressure 30.30
inches will build in from the west for Sunday then move to the
Carolina Coast 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-
336 PM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers
likely in the evening. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Waves 1 to
2 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-
336 PM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 7 to 10 feet.
Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely. Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots. Showers likely in
the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 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 Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
336 PM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers
in the evening, then showers likely overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet
building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers likely. Waves 5 to
9 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers likely
in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers during the day. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1821/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12510 15520. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5
feet tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet Friday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11610 12520 14530 11530. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet tonight.
Waves 4 to 7 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet Friday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11610 15520 11520. Waves 2 to 3 feet building to 4
to 7 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7
feet, and occasionally around 9 feet Friday.

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