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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 220223
GLFLE

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
923 PM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

SYNOPSIS
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL STALL JUST SOUTH OF LAKE ERIE
OVERNIGHT. MEANWHILE HIGH PRESSURE 30.30 OFF THE EAST COAST WILL
SUPPORT SOUTHERLY WINDS OVER THE LAKE THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE LAKE ON THURSDAY, BUT THEN
MOVE BACK NORTH OF THE LAKE ON FRIDAY AS A WARM FRONT. A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM 29.30 WILL BEGIN TO ORGANIZE WELL TO THE WEST
OF THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. BY FRIDAY THE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES DRAGGING A STRONG COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION
SATURDAY.

LEZ162>165-220915-
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-
923 PM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

OVERNIGHT
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
AREAS OF FOG THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LEZ061-166>169-220915-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
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-
923 PM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH. ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN SHOWERS
WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.


LEZ161-220915-
MAFOR 2204/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13403 11503 13500 11400. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11500 13400 13500 11400. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12500 11300 11400 13500 11400. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.