Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 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.

LEZ020-262100-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
overnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast
5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Mostly
cloudy...then becoming partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...North winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 74 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-262100-
Lower Niagara River-
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
overnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Partly
to mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...North winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-262100-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds less than 10 knots becoming
northeast and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Mostly
cloudy...then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-262100-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
northeast and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Partly to
mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-262100-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-262100-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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