Wednesday, January23, 2019

Marine Weather and Tides
Worthington, OH

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10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 7:46AMSunset 5:41PM Wednesday January 23, 2019 7:03 AM EST (12:03 UTC) Moonrise 8:54PMMoonset 9:43AM Illumination 93% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 17 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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LEZ144 Lake Erie Nearshore Waters From The Islands To Vermilion Oh- Lake Erie Nearshore Waters From Vermilion To Avon Point Oh- Lake Erie Nearshore Waters From Avon Point To Willowick Oh- Lake Erie Nearshore Waters From Willowick To Geneva-on- The Lake Oh-lake Erie Nearshore Waters From Geneva-on-the- Lake To Conneaut Oh- Lake Erie Nearshore Waters From Conneaut Oh To Ripley Ny- 946 Pm Est Tue Jan 22 2019
.small craft advisory in effect through Thursday morning...
Overnight..South winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain, freezing rain with a slight chance of snow late this evening, then a chance of rain and snow after midnight. Rain likely late. Waves in ice free areas 1 to 3 feet.
Wednesday..South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Wednesday night..Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance of rain and snow in the evening. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
Thursday..West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet. Wave heights are for ice free areas. SEe lake erie open lakes forecast for Friday through Sunday. The water temperature off toledo is 32 degrees, off cleveland 34 degrees and off erie 33 degrees.
LEZ144 Expires:201901230915;;778303 FZUS51 KCLE 230246 NSHCLE Nearshore Marine Forecast National Weather Service Cleveland OH 946 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019 For waters within five nautical miles of shore Waves are the significant wave height - the average of the highest 1/3 of the wave spectrum. Occasional wave height is the average of the highest 1/10 of the wave spectrum. LEZ144>149-230915-

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Worthington, OH
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Area Discussion for - Wilmington, OH
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Fxus61 kiln 231108
area forecast discussion
national weather service wilmington oh
608 am est Wed jan 23 2019

Rain will overspread the area today ahead of low pressure
advancing to the great lakes. Falling temperatures behind a cold
front will change precipitation to snow tonight through Thursday
morning before drier air arrives Thursday afternoon. Cold and
dry weather is expected Friday under high pressure.

Near term until 6 pm this evening
Area is under a moist and gusty southerly flow ahead of low
pressure located over illinois, close to previous model
estimates, though movement of the low is perhaps a bit slower
than was suggested. Rain is developing and overspreading the iln
fa from west to east. As the low lifts to the great lakes, rain
intensity will be aided by increasing convergence and lift
along a cold front trailing the low. Model QPF still shows
around an inch of rainfall, which will combine with snow melt to
cause localized high water, and one or two river forecast
points may reach flood stage. With temperatures rising into the
40s in a well mixed atmosphere, there is little to no chance for
freezing or frozen precip through this afternoon.

Short term 6 pm this evening through 6 pm Thursday
Temperatures will be falling due to cold advection this evening
through tonight as the cold front makes its way east of the
area. While the bulk of rain will have ceased early tonight,
residual precip will change to snow before it ends Thursday
morning. Expect under an inch of snow accumulation. Look for dry
weather Thursday afternoon with a ridge of high pressure
building from the southwest. Chilly below normal highs in the
20s and 30s are expected.

Long term Thursday night through Tuesday
Active long term forecast period with several chances for
precipitation and reinforcements to arctic air late this week,
Sunday and then next Tuesday.

Northwest flow with weak shortwave rotating through the great lakes
Thursday night may lead to a few flurries or snow showers across the
northeast. Arctic air to begin settling into the region with
Thursday night lows from the single digits northwest to the lower
teens southeast.

Expect a good amount of sunshine Friday with a surface ridge of high
pressure building across the area. Temperatures will struggle to
rise to highs from the lower teens north to around 20 south.

Clipper type system to track southeast through the ohio valley -
affecting the area late Friday night into Saturday. Will continue
chance pops for snow with the best chance across the northern
counties. Any snow accumulation is expected to be an inch or less.

Expect early lows Friday evening with temperatures rising overnight.

Saturdays highs look to range from near 20 north to the lower 30s

The next in a series of systems to drop southeast through the area
with an associated strong cold front pushing through the ohio valley
Sunday afternoon. Precipitation may start as a mix in the far south
transitioning to a chance of snow across the entire area in strong
caa. Sundays highs to range from the lower mid 20s northwest to the
mid 30s southeast. More of a glancing blow of arctic air Sunday
night with early lows from the lower teens north to the mid 20s
south... Prior to warming overnight. Surface high pressure to offer a
temporary dry period later Sunday into Sunday night.

More vigorous surface low to track through the ohio valley
Monday Monday night. Will bump pops up to likely with rain across
the southeast and snow northeast - changing to snow Monday night.

Highs Monday from the upper 20s northwest to the lower 40s
southeast. Models showing a stronger shot of arctic air in the wake
of this system with highs Tuesday from the mid teens northwest to
the mid upper 20s southeast. Lows Tuesday night will likely be in
the single digits above and below zero.

Aviation 12z Wednesday through Sunday
As expected, TAF sites are being affected by low pressure and a
cold front. Rain developing in moist ascent on a southerly flow
ahead of the low will continue through the early part of the
forecast period. Through this afternoon, surface winds will
gust over 20 knots out of the south to southwest, and wind shear
up to 55 knots will coincide with periods of moderate rain.

Ceilings and visibilities will fall to MVFR and ifr starting
around 13z as the boundary layer approaches saturation. Ifr
ceilings will probably linger toward the end of the forecast as
snow mixes with rain at cmh and lck, while precip diminishes as
winds shift to west in the vicinity of the cold front. A modest
improvement to MVFR may occur at cvg and luk near the end of
the forecast.

Outlook... MVFR ceilings may continue through Friday. MVFR
conditions are possible again on Saturday and Sunday.

Iln watches warnings advisories
Oh... None.

Ky... None.

In... None.

Synopsis... Coniglio
near term... Coniglio
short term... Coniglio
long term... Ar
aviation... Coniglio

Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
OWXO1 - Old Woman Creek, OH 92 mi78 min Calm 38°F 1014 hPa37°F
HHLO1 - Huron Light, OH 93 mi63 min S 4.1 G 6 38°F 1011.9 hPa (-1.3)

Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Columbus, Ohio State University Airport, OH3 mi70 minSSE 97.00 miLight Rain39°F33°F79%1013.9 hPa
John Glenn Columbus International Airport, OH10 mi72 minSSE 107.00 miLight Rain43°F33°F68%1014.4 hPa
Columbus, Bolton Field Airport, OH15 mi68 minSSE 810.00 miRain38°F32°F82%1013.9 hPa
Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base, OH19 mi68 minS 1010.00 miLight Rain40°F32°F72%1013.9 hPa
Marysville Union County Airport, OH20 mi67 minS 97.00 miOvercast37°F34°F88%1012.9 hPa

Wind History from OSU (wind in knots)
Last 24hrSE9SE10SE10SE9SE8SE9SE7SE8SE11SE11S11S9SE9S10S11S9S10S7S10S9S9S9S9S9
1 day agoNW4NW6N4CalmCalmCalmCalmCalmCalmN3W5N3CalmCalmE7SE6E6SE6E7SE9SE10SE10SE9SE11
2 days agoNW19

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