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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 200759
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
359 AM EDT Fri Jul 20 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 29.60 inches over the upper Mississippi
River Valley will reach the western Great Lakes today. This low
will slowly drift southeast to the Ohio Valley by Sunday before
continuing southward to the southeastern states by early next
week. A lingering trough of low pressure averaging 29.90 will
remain over Lake Erie through Tuesday.

LEZ162>165-201430-
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-
359 AM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018

TODAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms from late morning on. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms
likely through the early overnight, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms late. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet.

SATURDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east
15 to 20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening,
then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
5 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east less than
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ061-166>169-201430-
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-
359 AM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018

TODAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance
of showers overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot
or less.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ161-201430-
MAFOR 2009/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13410 12420 12429 11426. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms this morning. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14410 11420 11320 11330 11436. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms this afternoon. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms this evening, then chance of thunderstorms
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet tonight.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13410 13310 11320 11430. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet today. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet tonight.