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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Erie
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
424 PM EDT Sun Sep 25 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...
A cold front should sweep southeast across Lake Erie Tuesday night
as a trough averaging 29.90 inches lingers over the Lower Great
Lakes through Wednesday. High pressure ridging averaging 30.40
inches builds generally eastward across Lake Erie by Thursday and
Friday.

LEZ162>164-260215-
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-
424 PM EDT Sun Sep 25 2022

.TONIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms through the early
overnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves
3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms early,
then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms late in
the morning. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of waterspouts during the day. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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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-
424 PM EDT Sun Sep 25 2022

.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 9 feet
building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 6 to 10 feet
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots.
A chance of waterspouts. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms.
Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight.
Waves 4 to 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. A chance of
waterspouts. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ061-168-169-260215-
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-
424 PM EDT Sun Sep 25 2022

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms early, then showers with a
chance of thunderstorms from late evening on. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 feet
building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 6 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of waterspouts. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in
the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. A chance of
waterspouts. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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MAFOR 2521/
ERIE WEST 1/3 14636 11630 13646. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7
feet, and occasionally around 9 feet tonight. Waves 5 to 8 feet,
and occasionally around 10 feet Monday.

ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 14636 11636 13646. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 7
feet, and occasionally around 9 feet tonight. Waves 5 to 9 feet
building to 7 to 10 feet, and occasionally around 13 feet Monday.

ERIE EAST 1/3 12620 12626 12636 12646. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 6 feet tonight. Waves 5 to 8
feet building to 7 to 10 feet, and occasionally around 13 feet
Monday.

$$


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