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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1111 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 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...A trough averaging 29.70 inches will push south of
the lake tonight. High pressure 30.50 inches from the northern
Plains will shift across the Ohio Valley Sunday. Low pressure
29.80 inches will track from northern Ontario to New England
Tuesday forcing a cold front across Lake Erie early Tuesday. High
pressure 30.40 inches will build southeast over the lake
Wednesday.

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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-
1111 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Waves 1 foot 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-
1111 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest gales to 35 knots diminishing to
30 knots. A chance of waterspouts. A chance of rain showers late
this evening, then rain showers likely with a slight chance of
thunderstorms late. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to 6 to 9 feet.
Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds to 30 knots becoming west 15 to
25 knots. A chance of waterspouts early. A chance of rain showers
early. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. 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 Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
1111 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds to 30 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. A slight chance of rain showers. Waves 7 to 10 feet
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers early. A chance of waterspouts in the morning. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves 2 feet
or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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MAFOR 2103 AMD/
ERIE WEST 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11750 11740 12730 11720
12610 11620. A chance of waterspouts late this evening. A chance
of rain showers late this evening. Waves 7 to 10 feet subsiding
to 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally around 13 feet overnight. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet, and occasionally around 9
feet Sunday. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet Sunday
evening.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11750 11746 11740
11730 12720 11610 11620. A chance of waterspouts overnight and
Sunday morning. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to 6 to 9 feet, and
occasionally around 14 feet overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet Sunday.
Waves 2 to 4 feet Sunday evening.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11840 11830 14720 11620 11610. A chance of
waterspouts overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally around
10 feet overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet Sunday and Sunday evening.

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