Posts Tagged ‘weather’

Lake Erie marine forecast April 19-21

While Friday and Saturday look rainy and cool, Easter Sunday is looking like a gorgeous opportunity to get on the water. Check out the full National Weather Service marine forecast from Avon Point to Willowick. Friday: North-northeast wind around 14 knots becoming north in the afternoon. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after…

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Cool spring: Lake Erie marine forecast April 12-14

A cool spring weekend is on tap, with a sunny Saturday and a windy, rain Sunday. The Lake Erie temperature is is 41 off Toledo and 39 off Cleveland. Friday: South-southeast wind 17 to 22 knots becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 knots. Showers and thunderstorms before 2 p.m.,…

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Rain and snow: Lake Erie marine forecast March 29-31

Sorry, guys. It’s spring. But the weather isn’t cooperating. The weekend calls for rain and maybe snow. The Lake Erie water temperature off Toledo is 41 degrees, off Cleveland 37 degrees and off Erie 34 degrees. Friday: North-northeast wind around 13 knots. A chance of showers. Waves around 3 feet. High of 41 degrees. Friday…

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Spring has sprung! Lake Erie marine forecast March 22-24

It’s spring! The ice is melting, and boating season is on the horizon. So it’s time to pay attention to the marine forecast. Here’s the National Weather Service forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick. The water temperature off Toledo is 37 degrees, off Cleveland 36 degrees and off Erie 35 degrees. Friday: West-northwest wind 17 to…

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What climate change means for the Great Lakes

Wetter springs. More severe storms. Hotter summers. Climate change has already warmed the Great Lakes region more than the rest of the United States, according to a report released Thursday. In the future, it could mean crazier lake-effect snow storms, heavier rain funneling more phosphorus and nitrogen into the lake and more bacteria beach closures.…

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Cold and windy: Lake Erie marine forecast March 15-17

This taste of spring is getting pushed out for the weekend, with winds and temperatures in the 30s. See the full National Weather Service forecast from Avon Point to Willowick. Friday: Southwest wind 18 to 20 knots, with gusts as high as 29 knots. A chance of rain, mainly after noon. Waves around 3 feet. High…

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Weekend warm up: Lake Erie Marine Forecast March 8-10

It may finally feel like spring this weekend, with sun and highs in the 40s. See the full National Weather Service marine forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick. Friday: Southeast wind 5 to 7 knots becoming northeast in the afternoon. A slight chance of snow before 1 p.m. Waves 1 foot or less. High of 34.…

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Still winter: Lake Erie marine forecast March 1-3

Another wintry weekend on tap for the first weekend of March. See the full National Weather Service marine forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick. Friday: Northeast wind 5 to 9 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less. High of 34 degrees. Friday night: Northeast wind 5 to 7 knots becoming variable and less than 5 knots…

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Lake Erie marine forecast Feb. 22-24

This weekend is looking rainy and warmer on Lake Erie, though the lake is still about 90 percent frozen. See the full National Weather Service forecast, from Avon Point to Willowick. Friday: Variable winds less than 5 knots becoming northeast 5 to 8 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less. High…

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