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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
339 PM EDT Mon May 20 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 will move east across the
Great Lakes Tuesday. Low pressure 29.50 inches over the northern
Plains on Wednesday will lift a warm front north across the lake.
A cold front will lay across the lake or in the nearby vicinity
Thursday into Saturday.

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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-
339 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
339 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 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 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-
339 PM EDT Mon May 20 2019

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. A slight chance of showers early. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming east 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding
to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2021/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11720 11710 14800 12100. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less tonight. Waves 1 foot or less
Tuesday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11620 12710 14700 11600. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 2 feet or less Tuesday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11610 12710 12700 12600 11500. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 1 to 2 feet Tuesday.

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