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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
955 AM EDT Wed May 15 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...
High pressure 30.10 inches over Tennessee River Valley extends
over the lake this morning. A weak cold front will move into the
central Great Lakes and cross Lake Erie tonight. High pressure
30.00 inches returns to the eastern Lakes on Thursday but another
cold front will arrive Thursday night and stall across Ohio on
Friday. The front will back up northward as a warm front Friday
night into early Saturday. Another low pressure and cold front
will move across the Great Lakes region late Sunday night into
early 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-
955 AM EDT Wed May 15 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms during the day, then showers likely
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers during
the day. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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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-
Lake Erie open waters from Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
955 AM EDT Wed May 15 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
slight chance of showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening, then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance of
showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

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 Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
955 AM EDT Wed May 15 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A slight chance of showers late. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. A chance of showers through the early overnight. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers during the day, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1515/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13500 14600 11600. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 13510 13600 11700 11600. A chance of showers
this evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet this afternoon and tonight. Waves
1 foot or less Thursday morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13510 11610 11500 13600. A chance of showers
tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves around 1 foot Thursday
morning.

$$


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