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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 011437
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
937 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

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

Broad ridging centered over the Northeast US averaging 30.10 inches over Lake Erie will remain in control of the winds through Monday. A cold front will approach Monday night before gradually sagging southeast across the lake on Tuesday.

LEZ162>164-012115
Detroit River Lt. to Maumee Bay OH to Reno Beach OH beyond 5NM offshoreline to US-Canadian border
Reno Beach to The Islands OH beyond 5NM off shoreline to US
Canadian border
The Islands to Vermilion OH beyond 5 nm off shoreline to US
Canadian border
937 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

THIS AFTERNOON
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A slight chance of rain showers late. Waves 1 foot or less.

TONIGHT
South winds 10 knots or less. A chance of rain showers through the early overnight, then a slight chance of rain showers late. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY
South winds less than 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves 2 feet or less.

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.


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Vermilion to Avon Point OH beyond 5 nm off shoreline to US
Canadian border
Avon Point to Willowick OH beyond 5 nm off shoreline to US
Canadian border-Willowick to Geneva-on-the
Lake OH beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border-Geneva-on
the-Lake to Conneaut OH beyond 5 nm off shoreline to US
Canadian border
937 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

THIS AFTERNOON
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of rain showers in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Waves 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves 2 feet or less.

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Rain showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.


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Ripley to Buffalo NY extending from 5NM off shoreline to US
Canadian border
Conneaut OH to Ripley NY beyond 5 nm off shoreline to US
Canadian border
937 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

THIS AFTERNOON
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 10 knots or less. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers from late evening on. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of rain showers in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Light and variable winds. Waves 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Waves 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.


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MAFOR 0116/ ERIE WEST 1/3 11300 11200 11300 14400 11500. A chance of rain showers tonight. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11300 11200 11300 14400 11400. A chance of rain showers tonight and Saturday morning. Waves 2 feet or less.

ERIE EAST 1/3 11400 11200 11300 12410 13400. A chance of rain showers overnight and Saturday morning. Waves 2 feet or less this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 2 feet or less Saturday morning.