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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
351 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 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...High pressure 30.00 inches over the Ohio Valley will
shift east through early Thursday. Low pressure 29.80 inches will
track from the central Plains to southern Michigan by Thursday
extending a warm front across the lake. The low will track to near
Lake Ontario and take a cold front across Lake Erie early Friday
morning. A secondary trough will cross the lake later Friday.
High pressure 29.90 inches will build across the Great Lakes for
the weekend.

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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-
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-
351 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. 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 Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
351 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Showers
and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 1421/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12500 12610 11600 12500 11400. Waves 2 feet or
less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11610 12510 11610 12600 11610 11510. Waves 2
feet or less tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet Wednesday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12610 11500 12510 11610 12620. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

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