Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 23 January 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight then backing to west 20 near noon Thursday. Wind increasing to southwest 30 Thursday evening.

Periods of rain changing to flurries near midnight and ending early Thursday morning. Flurries beginning Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Risk of freezing spray Thursday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 06:30 PM EST 23 January 2019
Tonight and Thursday. Over open water waves 2 metres subsiding to one early Thursday morning then building to 2 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 23 January 2019
Friday Wind southwest 30 knots increasing to southwest 35 in the morning then diminishing to southwest 30 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind west 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 23 January 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water except 8 tenths new lake ice including 2 tenths thin lake ice along parts of the shore. 9 tenths thin lake ice in the western basin.

*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 23 January 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths new lake ice including 2 tenths thin lake
ice along parts of the shore. 9 tenths thin lake ice in the western
basin.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM EST 23 January 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight low 1000 mb located over Georgian Bay.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Thursday low 980 mb located over northern Maine.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight warm front from low located on a line
east-west over eastern Ontario.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Thursday departing warm front from low located
on a line east-west over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight cold front from low located on a line
northeast-southwest over Lake St. Clair.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Thursday cold front from low located on a line
north-south over New England.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight deepening low 1010 mb located over
northern Minnesota.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Thursday low 1003 mb located over Sault Ste. Marie.

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