The United States National Weather Service and the Meteorological Service of Canada provide detailed marine forecasts for Lake Erie. Both agencies provide forecasts for different regions of the lake, including the waters of the other country.
The National Weather Service releases forecasts for near shore and open waters in Lake Erie. Forecasts are managed by the Cleveland office. Forecasts and current weather conditions cover a range of variables, including temperature, wind speeds and wave height. The National Weather Service is part of the National Oceanic and Aeronautical Administration.
The Meteorological Service of Canada divides its forecasts for eastern and western Lake Erie. In addition to forecasts, the agency provides current weather and lake ice conditions, as well as severe weather alerts. The Meteorological Service of Canada is part of the Department of the Environment.