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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 180204
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
904 PM EST Sat Feb 17 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

Low pressure 30.00 inches over West Virginia will merge with low
pressure oft the East Coast overnight. High pressure 30.40 inches
will shift across the region Sunday. A warm front will push north
of the lake on Monday. Low pressure averaging 29.80 inches will
track northeast across the central lakes on Tuesday and Tuesday
night bringing a a cold front across Lake Erie on Wednesday. High
pressure 30.70 inches will then build across the Great Lakes
Thursday.

LEZ061-162>169-180930-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
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-
904 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

OVERNIGHT
South winds 10 knots or less becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Light snow through through 3 am. The lake is
mostly ice covered.

SUNDAY
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain.

MONDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Rain.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain likely.

WEDNESDAY
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Rain during
the day, then a chance of snow and rain Wednesday night.

THURSDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.



LEZ161-180930-
MAFOR 1804/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11500 12600 12500 11400 11300 11410. Waves omitted
due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11500 13600 11500 11400 11300 11310. Waves
omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11500 13610 12500 11400 11300. A chance of snow
late this evening. Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice
covered.