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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
351 PM EDT Sat May 18 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 of 29.50 inches will lift a warm front north across
Lake Erie tonight. The low will continue northeast across the
Central Great Lakes on Sunday, pulling a cold front east across
the lake Sunday night. High pressure of 30.10 inches will then
move east across the Great Lakes Tuesday. Low pressure of 29.50
inches over the northern Plains on Wednesday will lift another
warm front north across the lake.

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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-
351 PM EDT Sat May 18 2019

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the
afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely late. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening,
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and 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 2 feet or less.

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 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-
351 PM EDT Sat May 18 2019

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 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...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 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 1821/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11210 11300 14410 11420 11529. Waves 1 to 3 feet
tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet Sunday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12210 14410 11420 11520. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Sunday afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet Sunday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11110 11210 11300 12400 12410 11510. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms Sunday afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$



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