Western Lake Erie


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind south 10 knots increasing to south 15 this morning and to southwest 20 this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 near midnight then increasing to west 20 Thursday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday evening.

Showers beginning this afternoon with risk of thunderstorms changing to chance of showers Thursday. Risk of thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and evening.


Issued 03:00 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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Issued 12:00 PM EDT 7 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 03:00 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 3:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. EDT today departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Pennsylvania.

At 3:00 a.m. EDT today low 1004 mb located over southeastern
By 3:00 a.m. EDT Thursday low 1002 mb located southeast of
James Bay.

At 3:00 a.m. EDT today trough from low located on a line north-south
over Lake of the Woods.
By 3:00 a.m. EDT Thursday trough from low located on a line
east-west over northern Ontario.

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