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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie...UPDATED
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
711 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 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 20.50 inches across western Quebec
will take a cold front across Lake Erie today. High pressure 30.50
inches from the northern Plains will across the Ohio Valley and
lower Great Lakes for Thursday. Friday the high will move off the
mid Atlantic Coast as low pressure 29.40 inches moves across
Ontario to Quebec. The cold front associated with the low will
move across Lake Erie early Saturday with a secondary trough
passing Saturday night. High pressure 30.30 inches will build in
from the west for Sunday.

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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-
711 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers this morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

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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-
711 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.TODAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms early, then a
chance of showers from late morning on. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers
early. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to
6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday night.
Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 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 Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
711 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.TODAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms this morning, then
a chance of showers this afternoon. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers
early. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Showers likely Friday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 8 to
11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Rain
showers likely. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1712 AMD/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11630 15730. A chance of showers today. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, then building to 4 to 7 feet,
and occasionally around 9 feet today. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11630 15730. A chance of showers today. Waves 5
to 8 feet, and occasionally around 10 feet today. Waves 5 to 9
feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet, and occasionally around 11 feet
tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13630 14730. A chance of showers today. Waves 6 to
9 feet, and occasionally around 11 feet today. Waves 5 to 9 feet
subsiding to 4 to 7 feet, and occasionally around 11 feet
tonight.

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