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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 050858
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
358 AM EST Fri Mar 5 2021

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 trough averaging 29.90 inches will remain over the eastern
Great Lakes through Saturday night. High pressure of 30.50 inches
will gradually move southeast across the Great Lakes region
Saturday and Saturday night becoming centered over Ohio on
Sunday. The high will begin to move southeast of the region Sunday
night and Monday.

LEZ162>164-051515-
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-
358 AM EST Fri Mar 5 2021

TODAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Waves
2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north.
Waves 1 foot or less.

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

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.



LEZ061-165>169-051515-
Ripley to Buffalo NY extending from 5NM off shoreline to US-
Canadian border-
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-
Conneaut OH to Ripley NY beyond 5 nm off shoreline to US-
Canadian border-
358 AM EST Fri Mar 5 2021

TODAY
Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Waves in
ice free areas 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves in ice
free areas occasionally around 9 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Waves
1 foot or less.

MONDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.



LEZ161-051515-
MAFOR 0510/
ERIE WEST 1/3 13710 11610 11600 11710 12720. Waves 1 to 3 feet
today. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet tonight.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12710 12620 11610 13720. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet. Wave heights are for ice free areas.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12710 11620 12630 11620 12720. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet, and occasionally around 9 feet today.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet, and occasionally
around 9 feet tonight. Wave heights are for ice free areas.