Western Lake Erie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 11 December 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 this evening and to northwest 30 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 35 early Tuesday morning.

Periods of snow ending Tuesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Risk of freezing spray Tuesday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 06:30 PM EST 11 December 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Waves one metre building to 2 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:30 PM EST 11 December 2017
Wednesday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the morning.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind light increasing to southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free except 2 tenths of new lake ice along parts of the coast. 9 tenths of new lake ice including 2 tenths of thin lake ice in Sandusky Bay.

*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 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Coverage

Ice free except 2 tenths of new lake ice along parts of the coast. 9
tenths of new lake ice including 2 tenths of thin lake ice in
Sandusky Bay.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Western Lake Erie

Issued 6:30 PM EST 11 December 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 6:30 PM EST 11 December 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight intensifying trough located on a line
north-south over Wawa.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Tuesday trough located from Kingston to Lake Huron.

At 6:30 p.m. EST tonight deepening low 1004 mb located over
southern Indiana.
By 6:30 p.m. EST Tuesday low 991 mb located east of Lake Ontario.

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