Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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.

LEZ020-170900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers
late.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers in the morning.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-170900-
Lower Niagara River-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...South winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-170900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 1 to 2 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

$$

LOZ042-170900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
south. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ044-170900-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to 20
knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

$$

LOZ043-170900-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming
southwest. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 46 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-170900-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$


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