Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 13 February 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 this morning and to northwest 15 this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 Sunday morning then becoming light Sunday evening.

Flurries ending early this morning. A few flurries beginning Sunday afternoon.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray becoming severe this morning then becoming moderate this evening and ending Sunday morning.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 13 February 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Waves 2 metres subsiding to one half to one metre near noon and to less than one half metre Sunday morning. Waves building to one half metre Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 13 February 2016
Monday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to south 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 12 February 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 8 tenths of new lake ice along the shore. 9 tenths of new lake ice including 1 tenth of medium lake ice in the western basin and the southwestern portion of the lake.

*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 12 February 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths of new lake ice along the shore. 9 tenths
of new lake ice including 1 tenth of medium lake ice in the western
basin and the southwestern portion of the lake.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 03:00 AM EST 13 February 2016

Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:30 AM EST 13 February 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:30 a.m. EST today high 1043 mb located over Minnesota.
By 10:30 a.m. EST Sunday high 1036 mb located over Pennsylvania.

By 10:30 a.m. EST Sunday approaching trough located on a line
north-south over Lake Winnipeg.

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