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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
917 AM EST Fri Nov 16 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 will deepen to 29.60 inches as it moves
across the Upper Great today, pulling a cold front east across
Lake Erie. Another weak cold front will settle south across the
lake on Saturday. High pressure of 30.30 inches will expand across
the southern lakes on Sunday, then settle south to the Ohio Valley
Monday as another cold front moves south across the lake Monday
night.

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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-
917 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west. A
slight chance of rain and snow showers, then a slight chance of
rain showers late. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then a chance
of snow and rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north.
A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
snow and rain during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers
during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
917 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A
chance of rain and snow showers late this morning, then a chance
of rain and snow showers likely early this afternoon. A chance of
rain showers late. Waves 6 to 9 feet building to 8 to 11 feet.
Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots.
A chance of rain and snow showers likely early, then a chance of
rain and snow showers late in the evening. Waves 6 to 10 feet
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow and rain showers in the morning, then rain showers
likely in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain and snow during the day, then a chance
of rain and snow showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow and rain
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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ERIE WEST 1/3 11530 13630 12620 12520. A chance of snow showers
Saturday morning. Waves 4 to 7 feet, and occasionally around 9
feet this afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet,
and occasionally around 9 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet Saturday morning.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11540 12640 12630 11620 12520. A chance of rain
and snow showers late this morning, then a chance of rain showers
this afternoon. A chance of rain showers this evening. A chance
of snow and rain showers Saturday morning. Waves 6 to 9 feet
building to 7 to 11 feet, and occasionally around 14 feet this
afternoon. Waves 7 to 10 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet, and
occasionally around 13 feet tonight. Waves 3 to 6 feet Saturday
morning.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11547 12647 11637 12630 11620 11520. Waves 6 to 9
feet building to 8 to 11 feet, and occasionally around 14 feet
this afternoon. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 5 to 7 feet, and
occasionally around 13 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 7 feet, and
occasionally around 9 feet Saturday morning.

$$


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