Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 January 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 15 knots backing to west 20 near noon then increasing to southwest 30 early this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Friday morning and to southwest 15 Friday evening.

Flurries ending early this morning. Flurries this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this afternoon and ending near noon Friday.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 January 2019
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water waves 2 metres subsiding to one early this morning then building to 2 this afternoon. Waves subsiding to one near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 January 2019
Saturday Wind west 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind light increasing to northeast 20 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

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 03:00 AM EST 24 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 24 January 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. EST today departing low 1000 mb located over southern
Quebec.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today departing cold front from low located on
a line north-south over Lake Ontario.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today deepening low 1010 mb located over western
Lake Superior.
By 3:00 a.m. EST Friday low 1003 mb located over northern Lake
Huron.

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