Posts Tagged ‘ohio’

Ohio Lake Erie marine forecast Dec. 14-17

It’s warming up for the weekend. So if you need a break from Christmas prep, put on a coat and take a walk on a beach.  The water temperature off Toledo is 34 degrees, and 39 off Cleveland. See the full Lake Erie National Weather Service forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick.  Friday: Southeast wind 5…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report Dec. 7-9

Still fishing? You can fish year-round on Lake Erie, and the fishing has been good.  Walleye have been caught day and night from the East 55th and East 72nd breakwalls, Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec writes in his weekly fish report. He says, “Lakefront steelhead have been biting on small jigs tipped with minnow suspended between 4-6 feet…

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6 spots to romance the holidays on Lake Erie: Romance the Lake

The weather outside is frightful. But Lake Erie can still be delightful in December — especially if you’re viewing it from a roaring fire.  So snuggle up with your sweetie, ignore the shopping list for a weekend (or at least an evening) and head to Ohio’s North Coast for a relaxing, romantic break from the…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report Nov. 9-11

November winds have made fishing tough, as we get deep into fall. Breakwalls are a good bet.  Take a look at the full Ohio Department of Natural Resources fish report here.  Wind and waves: Ohio Lake Erie forecast Nov. 9-11 Walleye   Where: Fishing has been tough over the last week due to high winds and rain…

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Wind and waves: Ohio Lake Erie forecast Nov. 9-11

Fall is giving way to winter this weekend, with temperatures dropping and wind and waves picking up.   The water temperature off Toledo is 48 degrees, off Cleveland 53 degrees. See the full National Weather Service forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick, here.    Friday: Southeast wind 8 to 11 knots becoming west-southwest 14 to 17…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report Oct. 26-28

Nearshore Lake Erie anglers are targeting walleye, steelhead, bass (largemouth and smallmouth), and yellow perch, Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec writes in his weekly fish report.  It’s walleye season, and steelhead are good. Steelhead fishing perked up this week with many steelhead (and walleye after dark) caught off the breakwalls at Edgewater Park, East 55th and…

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Feels like fall: Ohio Lake Erie marine forecast Oct. 12-14

A small craft advisory on Lake Erie will last into Friday, with major wind and 6-foot waves. Waves will be 2 feet or higher all weekend, with wind and temperatures that don’t crack 60 degrees. Not the best boating conditions. It’ll definitely feel like fall. Time to haul out the boats.   (The water, though,…

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Steelhead turning up: Lake Erie fish report Oct. 5-7

The Rocky River is currently low in level and fairly clear, but rain in the weekend forecast change that, reports Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec. A modest number of steelhead turned up this week off the breakwall at Edgewater, East 55th Street Marina, East 72nd Street Marina, Wildwood Park, and in the northernmost river sections by…

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