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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 180738
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
338 AM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019

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 29.65 inches crossing the central lakes
will take a warm front across Lake Erie between Thursday and
Friday. High pressure 30.15 inches over the southeast United
States will extend a ridge over the lower Lakes through the end of
the week. A cold front will cross the lake on Sunday. High
pressure 30.25 inches will build over the lake early next week.

LEZ061-162>169-181415-
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-
338 AM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019

TODAY
East winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Waves 1 foot
or less.

TONIGHT
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ161-181415-
MAFOR 1809/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11100 11300 11400 11300 12400 12510. Waves 1 foot
or less today. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11100 11300 12500 12400 11410 11520. Waves 1
foot or less today. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11100 11200 11100 11600 13400 11410. Waves 2 feet
or less.