Great Lakes Forecast


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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
358 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 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 cold front will cross Lake Erie late tonight and
early Tuesday morning. This will be followed by high pressure 
30.10 inches which will slide southeast out of the upper lakes by
Wednesday Night. The high pressure will move towards the eastern
seaboard by the weekend. Low pressure 29.5 inches will cross the
lakes on Saturday.
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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 Mon Jul 16 2018
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely this evening, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 foot
or less building to 1 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots becoming
southeast. Waves 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. 
Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
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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 Mon Jul 16 2018
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms early, then showers and thunderstorms likely late
this evening. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 5 to
15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Waves
2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. 
Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
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MAFOR 1621/
ERIE WEST 1/3 12500 11600 11710 12820 11810 11720. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms this evening. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet Tuesday. 
ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 12500 11600 11710 12820 12720. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet tonight. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet Tuesday. 
ERIE EAST 1/3 12500 11509 11500 11610 11810 11710 11720. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms early this evening. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or less
tonight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet Tuesday. 
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