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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 130219
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
919 PM EST Wed Dec 12 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 29.80 inches will move to extreme
southern Ontario tonight before dissipating early Thursday
morning. High pressure 30.20 inches will build onto the lake from
the east Thursday. A weak trough averaging 30.00 inches will cross
the lake from the west Friday and Friday night. Low pressure
29.80 inches will move from Tennessee to West Virginia Saturday
as high pressure 30.20 inches extends across the central Great
Lakes. A cold front will move east across the lake Sunday night. A
ridge averaging 30.20 inches will build east to the western Great
Lakes Monday and affect Lake Erie.

LEZ162-163-130915-
Lake Erie open waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
Lake Erie open waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
919 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of drizzle and snow late this evening, then a chance of
drizzle with a slight chance of snow after midnight. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

THURSDAY
West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
rain in the evening. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
North winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.

MONDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.



LEZ061-164>169-130915-
Lake Erie open waters from Ripley to Buffalo NY-
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-
919 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
A chance of drizzle and snow late this evening, then snow likely
with a chance of drizzle after midnight. A chance of drizzle and
snow late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 to 2 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Waves
1 to 3 feet.



LEZ161-130915-
MAFOR 1304/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11510 11500 11600 11500 12400 12300. A chance of
drizzle and snow late this evening. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11410 14500 13400. A chance of drizzle and snow
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12407 12400 11500 13400. A chance of drizzle
overnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.