Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 January 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then becoming southwest 10 early this evening. Wind increasing to south 15 Wednesday morning then veering to southwest 20 near noon Wednesday.

A few showers changing to chance of showers today. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 January 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday Over open water waves 2 metres subsiding to one early this morning and to one half metre or less near noon. Waves building to one Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 January 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to west 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 30 knots.
Saturday Wind west 30 knots.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 23 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 3 tenths of medium lake ice in the western basin.

*Ice Forecast and Warnings also apply to U.S. waters

 

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Ice Conditions

*Ice Forecast and Warnings also apply to U.S. waters

Ice Forecasts

Issued 12:00 PM EST 23 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths of medium lake ice in the western basin.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM EST 24 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. EST today quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Lake Superior.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today low 989 mb located east of Virginia.
By 3:00 a.m. EST Wednesday low 988 mb located south of Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today low 998 mb located over Colorado.
By 3:00 a.m. EST Wednesday low 994 mb located over eastern Ohio.

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