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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS61 KCLE

FZUS61 KCLE 202104 AAA
GLFLE

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie...UPDATED
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
404 PM EST Thu Jan 20 2022

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

High pressure 30.70 inches over Iowa will gradually build east
towards the lake, moving overhead Friday night and Saturday. Low
pressure 29.80 inches will pass north of the Great Lakes Saturday
night, pushing a cold front across the lake by early Sunday. High
pressure 30.20 inches will quickly slide through the region
Sunday night into Monday, before a 20.80 inches low pressure moves
across the southern Great Lakes Monday night and Tuesday.

LEZ162>164-210315-
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-
404 PM EST Thu Jan 20 2022

TONIGHT
North winds 5 to 15 knots. Isolated snow showers
early, then scattered snow showers from late evening on. The lake
is mostly ice covered.

FRIDAY
North winds 10 knots or less becoming east.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots or less becoming south.

SATURDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.

SUNDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
A chance of snow showers during the day.

MONDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
snow showers.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of snow showers during the day.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.



LEZ165>167-210315-
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-
404 PM EST Thu Jan 20 2022

TONIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Isolated
snow showers early. Waves 2 feet or less.

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

SATURDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.

SUNDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.



LEZ061-168-169-210315-
Ripley to Buffalo NY extending from 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-
404 PM EST Thu Jan 20 2022

TONIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Isolated snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Isolated snow showers
early. Waves 2 feet or less.

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

SATURDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely
overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.

SUNDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
Snow showers likely during the day. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

MONDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day, then snow
showers likely Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet.



LEZ161-210315-
MAFOR 2022/
ERIE WEST 1/3 11810 12810 19817 11800 19807 11800 11100 12200.
Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11810 13110 19117 12100 12200. Waves 1 to 3 feet
tonight. Waves 2 feet or less Friday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 13810 13110 12100. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves
2 feet or less Friday.