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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 181958
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
358 PM EDT Tue Sep 18 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
A weak cold front will sink south across the eastern
Great Lakes tonight as high pressure of 30.20 inches strengthens
over eastern Canada. Low pressure of 29.60 inches will track out
of the Plains towards the Upper Great Lakes on Thursday, lifting a
warm front north across Lake Erie. This low will deepen to 29.20
inches as it continues northeast into Quebec on Friday, with a
trailing cold front settling south across Lake Erie. High pressure
of 30.20 inches will build east across the Great Lakes over the
weekend.

LEZ162>165-190215-
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-
358 PM EDT Tue Sep 18 2018

TONIGHT
Variable winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast 10
to 15 knots. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this
evening. Waves 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves
2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 3 to 6 feet.

SATURDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 5 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ061-166>169-190215-
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-
358 PM EDT Tue Sep 18 2018

TONIGHT
Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves
2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or
less.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
and increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
5 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

SATURDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ161-190215-
MAFOR 1821/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11200 11100 11110 14100 11200. Waves 2 feet or
less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11600 12810 11800 14100. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11600 11700 11810 11100 11800 13100. Waves 2 feet
or less.