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NWS Forecast

FZUS61 KCLE 231335
GLFLE

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
935 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE 30.20 INCHES OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES
WILL MOVE ACROSS LAKE ERIE TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE 29.40 INCHES
WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE LAKES THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT PULLING COLD FRONTS ACROSS LAKE ERIE ON FRIDAY. A RIDGE
AVERAGING 30.20 INCHES WILL BUILD ACROSS LAKE ERIE BY SATURDAY
NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY.

LEZ162>167-232015-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE-
935 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 KNOTS OR LESS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LEZ061-168-169-232015-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
935 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.


LEZ161-232015-
MAFOR 2315/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12710 11700 11800 11100 13200. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11710 12720 12810 12800 11100. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS THURSDAY MORNING.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11710 11620 11720 12710 11700 11800 11700. WAVES 2
TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS THURSDAY MORNING.