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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
405 PM EDT Tue Aug 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...Low pressure of 29.80 inches over the Upper Great
Lakes will swing southeast on Wednesday, pulling a cold front
south across Lake Erie Wednesday night. High pressure 30.20
inches will build southeast across the Great Lakes Thursday
through 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-
405 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms through the early overnight,
then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. 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 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-
405 PM EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms through the early overnight, then a
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2021/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11200 11300 11400 14510 11610. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms this evening and Wednesday afternoon. Waves 2
feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11200 11300 11400 11410 13510 11610. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms tonight and Wednesday afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet Wednesday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11200 11300 11400 12410 13510. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight and Wednesday. Waves 2 feet or less
tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet Wednesday.

$$



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