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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
953 AM EDT Fri Oct 12 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...Low pressure 29.30 inches will remain near James Bay
today and tonight as high pressure 30.10 inches over the central
Plains will move east into the lower Ohio valley tonight. The
high will move to the east coast by Sunday. Low pressure 29.80
inches will move from the northern Lakes Sunday into Quebec by
Monday, bringing a trailing cold front across the lake. High
pressure averaging 30.10 inches will build into the region Monday
and Tuesday.

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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-
953 AM EDT Fri Oct 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
slight chance of showers early. A chance of showers late. Waves 1
to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers early,
then showers likely. A chance of showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
953 AM EDT Fri Oct 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
slight chance of showers late. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely Sunday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 1215/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11710 11610 11620 12626 13620. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2
to 4 feet Saturday morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11720 11610 11620 11626 12726 12720. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 6 feet Saturday
morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13620 11626 13726 11620. Waves 3 to 5 feet this
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.
Waves 3 to 5 feet Saturday morning.

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