Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 11 February 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 15 knots backing to west 15 this evening then increasing to west 20 late overnight. Wind backing to southwest 25 Friday morning then veering to northwest 30 Friday evening.

Chance of flurries changing to flurries Friday afternoon.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning near noon Friday.

Waves

Issued 06:30 PM EST 11 February 2016
Tonight and Friday Waves one metre building to 2 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 11 February 2016
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 9 plus tenths of medium lake ice near Point Pelee. 8 tenths of new lake ice developing in the western basin and along parts of the shore today.

*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 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 plus tenths of medium lake ice near Point Pelee.
8 tenths of new lake ice developing in the western basin and along
parts of the shore today.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 6:30 PM EST 11 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 6:30 PM EST 11 February 2016 Tonight and Friday At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight dissipating trough located over eastern
New York State.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight quasi-stationary ridge located from
Saskatchewan to Minnesota then to Illinois.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight trough located on a line east-west over
northern Ontario.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Friday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over western Lake Ontario.

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