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NWS Forecast

FZUS61 KCLE 301921
GLFLE

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
321 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

SYNOPSIS
LOW PRESSURE 29.60 INCHES WILL PASS JUST TO THE SOUTH
OF LAKE ERIE TUESDAY MORNING.  HIGH PRESSURE 30.20 INCHES WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE LAKE EARLY WEDNESDAY. A LOW 29.30 INCHES MOVING
ACROSS SOUTHERN CANADA WHICH WILL FORCE A WARM FRONT ACROSS THE
LAKE EARLY THURSDAY FOLLOWED BY A TRAILING COLD FRONT LATE
THURSDAY. THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL ALONG THE OHIO RIVER ON
FRIDAY. ANOTHER LOW 29.60 INCHES WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ALONG THE
FRONT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE 30.40 INCHES WILL BUILD
OVER THE LAKE FROM THE SOUTHWEST ON SATURDAY. 

LEZ162>166-310215-
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-
321 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THIS
EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES IN ICE FREE
AREAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 KNOTS OR
LESS. SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
NORTHEAST. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.



LEZ061-167>169-310215-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT-
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-
321 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 KNOTS OR
LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. SNOW THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.



LEZ161-310215-
MAFOR 3021/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11610 11600 11500 11407 12217 11110 11800. A CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE
AREAS.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11610 11600 11500 11407 11317 11227 11117 11800.
A CHANCE OF SNOW TUESDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. WAVE
HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11620 11600 12500 11400 11207 11107 11800. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW OVERNIGHT. WAVES
OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.