Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 29 January 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 20 knots veering to south 25 this morning then diminishing to northwest 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 25 near midnight then diminishing to northwest 15 Friday evening.

Snow beginning early this morning. Risk of freezing rain this morning changing to chance of flurries overnight and Friday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 29 January 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 29 January 2015
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind east 15 knots.
Monday Wind northeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 28 January 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday 9 tenths of medium lake ice except for consolidated medium lake ice over the southwestern section of the western basin.

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

 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 12:00 PM EST 28 January 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of medium lake ice except for consolidated medium lake ice over the southwestern section of the western basin.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM EST 29 January 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. EST today departing ridge located on a line north-south
over New York State.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today trough located on a line north-south over
Lake Superior.
By 3:00 a.m. EST Friday trough located on a line north-south over
New York State.

By 3:00 a.m. EST Friday approaching high 1039 mb located over
Minnesota.

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