Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home News Organization
 
 
    
    Station List

 Observations
    Mobile Access
    Interactive Map
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         Historical
         DART®
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    Gliders
    BuoyCAMs Image indicating link to BuoyCAMs page
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Obs Web Widget
    Email Access
    Web Data Guide

 Station Status
    NDBC Maintenance
    NDBC Platforms

 Program Info
    Facebook Logo
    NDBC on Facebook
    About NDBC
     Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    IOOS® Program
    IOOS® DAC

 Publications
    NDBC Draft PEA
    NDBC DQC Handbook
    Hurricane Data Plots

 Science Education

 FAQ
 Media Inquiries
 Contact Us
 Visitor Information
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 201347
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
947 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

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 across the lower
lakes today and then shift eastward across NY State on Monday.
Low pressure 29.90 inches will move northeast along a frontal
boundary across the Great Lakes, forcing a cold front southeast
across Lake Erie Tuesday through Tuesday night. High pressure
30.20 inches will build east across the Great Lakes Wednesday
through Thursday.

LEZ162-163-202015-
Lake Erie open waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
947 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southeast. Waves 1 foot or less.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming southwest.
Waves 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.

MONDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves
1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

THURSDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ164-165-202015-
Lake Erie open waters from The Islands to Vermilion OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
947 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northeast. Waves 1 foot or less.

TONIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves 1 foot
or less.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Waves
1 to 2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ061-166>169-202015-
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-
947 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
northwest. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet...then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

THURSDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ161-202015-
MAFOR 2015/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11500 12200 11300 12400 12500. Waves 1 foot or
less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12600 11100 12300 11400 11410 11510. Waves 2
feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13610 13400 12410. Waves 1 to 3 feet.