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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
425 AM EST Thu Jan 24 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...Low pressure 29.50 inches over eastern Ontario will
continue east today and its associated cold front will continue
southeast of the Lake. Low pressure 29.60 inches will move
southeast towards the Lake on Friday, extending a cold front
across the Lake. Weak low pressure 29.80 inches will reach the
Lake on Saturday afternoon. Another low pressure system 29.30
inches will then approach the Great Lakes region on Monday night.


LEZ162>164-241530-
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-
425 AM EST Thu Jan 24 2019

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A slight
chance of snow showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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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-
425 AM EST Thu Jan 24 2019

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow this morning, then a slight chance of snow showers early
this afternoon. A chance of snow showers late. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. A
chance of snow showers through the early overnight, then snow
showers late. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds to 30 knots. Snow showers. Waves 6 to
10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of freezing
spray. Snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

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MAFOR 2410/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12710 11610 11620 11520 11620 11630 11640. A chance
of snow early this morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3
feet, then building to 2 to 4 feet today. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12710 13620 11530 11630 11640. A chance of snow
this morning. A chance of snow showers tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet, then building to 3 to 5 feet today.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet, and occasionally
around 10 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11617 11710 13620 11530 11537 11647. A chance of
light sleet early this morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3
to 5 feet today. Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet, and
occasionally around 11 feet tonight.

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