706  
FZUS61 KCLE 231348  
GLFLE  
 
OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE ERIE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH  
948 AM EDT FRI AUG 23 2019  
 
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, 30.30 INCHES, OVER NORTHWESTERN  
ONTARIO WILL BUILD SOUTH ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES REGION TODAY AND  
REACH JUST NORTH OF LAKE ERIE ON SATURDAY NIGHT AS IT SLOWLY  
DRIFTS EAST. THE HIGH WILL CONTINUE EAST ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY  
TOWARDS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES AS LOW PRESSURE 29.70 INCHES PUSHES  
TOWARDS THE GREAT LAKES REGION. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS LAKE ERIE  
ON TUESDAY.  
 
LEZ162-163-232015-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-  
948 AM EDT FRI AUG 23 2019  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO  
3 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF  
WATERSPOUTS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY NIGHT.  
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO  
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY.  
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
LEZ164>167-232015-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM WILLOWICK TO GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE OH-  
948 AM EDT FRI AUG 23 2019  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.  
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A  
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.   
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST  
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET  
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO  
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
LEZ061-168-169-232015-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO NY-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE TO CONNEAUT OH-  
LAKE ERIE OPEN WATERS FROM CONNEAUT OH TO RIPLEY NY-  
948 AM EDT FRI AUG 23 2019  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE  
OF WATERSPOUTS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF  
WATERSPOUTS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET  
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO  
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO  
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
LEZ161-232015-  
MAFOR 2315/  
ERIE WEST 1/3 12110 11100 11110 11120 13110. A CHANCE OF  
WATERSPOUTS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS  
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.  
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
ERIE CENTRAL 1/3 11110 13810 14110. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS  
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.  
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4  
FEET SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
ERIE EAST 1/3 11800 11810 11800 11810 14110. A CHANCE OF  
WATERSPOUTS OVERNIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.  
 

 
 
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