Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to northeast 30 this morning and to northeast 35 this afternoon. Wind backing to north 35 near midnight then diminishing to north 30 Sunday morning.

Snow changing to flurries Sunday. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray overnight and Sunday morning.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019
Today Tonight and Sunday. Waves one metre building to one and one half metres early this morning and to 2 to 3 near noon. Waves subsiding to 2 overnight and to one and one half metres Sunday morning and to one Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019
Monday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the afternoon and to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to south 25 knots late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots veering to northwest 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 18 January 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 3 tenths new lake ice along parts of the shore.

*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 18 January 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths new lake ice along parts of the shore.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019

'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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 03:00 AM EST 19 January 2019

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 3:00 AM EST 19 January 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. EST today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
east-west over northern Ontario.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today low 999 mb located over northeastern
Arkansas.
By 3:00 a.m. EST Sunday low 993 mb located over West Virginia.

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