Western Lake Erie


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind south 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 early this evening then diminishing to southwest 15 near midnight. Wind increasing to west 20 Thursday afternoon.

Showers beginning this afternoon changing to chance of showers Thursday. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon tonight and Thursday.


Issued 10:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Waves less than one half metre building to one near noon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 12:00 PM EDT 7 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 10:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:30 a.m. EDT today departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the East Coast of the U.S.

At 10:30 a.m. EDT today low 1004 mb located over northwestern
By 10:30 a.m. EDT Thursday low 1004 mb located over central Quebec.

At 10:30 a.m. EDT today trough from low located on a line
north-south over eastern Minnesota.
By 10:30 a.m. EDT Thursday trough from low located on a line
east-west over northern Ontario.

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