Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 29 January 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 15 Friday evening.

Flurries changing to chance of flurries overnight and Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Waves

Issued 06:30 PM EST 29 January 2015
Tonight and Friday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 29 January 2015
Saturday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots becoming north 15.
Monday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 29 January 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Ice pressure warning in effect. 9 tenths of medium lake ice. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice developing overnight and continuing Friday.

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

 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 12:00 PM EST 29 January 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 tenths of medium lake ice. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice developing overnight and continuing Friday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 12:00 PM EST 29 January 2015

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM EST 29 January 2015 Tonight and Friday At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight trough located on a line north-south over
southern Ontario.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Friday trough located off the Eastern Seaboard.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight ridge located on a line north-south
over Manitoba.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Lake Huron.

By 6:30 p.m. EST Friday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over northwestern Ontario.

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