Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:30 AM EST 24 February 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 20 knots veering to southwest 20 this evening then increasing to southwest 35 near noon Saturday. Wind veering to west 35 Saturday evening.

Periods of rain and fog patches tonight with a risk of thunderstorms. Chance of flurries beginning Saturday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 10:30 AM EST 24 February 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday Waves one metre building to 2 near midnight and to 3 to 4 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 February 2017
Sunday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning then increasing to southwest 30 late in the day.
Monday Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 knots veering to south 20.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 24 February 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water.

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

 

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

Ice Forecasts

Issued 12:00 PM EST 24 February 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 10:30 AM EST 24 February 2017

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 24 February 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:30 a.m. EST today low 994 mb located over Illinois.
By 10:30 a.m. EST Saturday low 990 mb located north of Lake
Nipissing.

At 10:30 a.m. EST today trough from low located from Illinois to
Lake Ontario.
By 10:30 a.m. EST Saturday departing trough from low located on
a line northeast-southwest over Quebec.

At 10:30 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line east-west over
northern Ontario.
By 10:30 a.m. EST Saturday departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador.

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