Great Lakes Forecast
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS61 KCLE 170128
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
928 PM EDT Thu May 16 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 across Lake Huron will take a cold
front south across Lake Erie late tonight which will stall across
Ohio on Friday. The front will move northward as a warm front
Saturday night. Low pressure 29.50 inches will move northeast
across the central lakes Sunday night and will take a cold front
across the eastern lakes Monday. High pressure 30.10 inches will
then shift across the Great Lakes Tuesday.

LEZ162>164-170815-
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-
928 PM EDT Thu May 16 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late this
evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to 15 knots.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ165>167-170815-
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-
928 PM EDT Thu May 16 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms late this evening, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers early. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...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. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance of
showers Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ061-168-169-170815-
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-
928 PM EDT Thu May 16 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers early. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 10 knots or less overnight. A chance of showers.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance
of showers Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ161-170815-
MAFOR 1703/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12510 11600 11700 11100 11300 12200. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. A chance of showers Friday
evening. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13510 11610 11710 12510 11800. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. A chance of showers Friday
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11420 12510 12610 12620 11610. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight. A chance of showers Friday morning.
Waves 1 to 3 feet overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4
feet Friday. Waves 2 to 4 feet Friday evening.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.