Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 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.

LEZ020-150915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
35 knot Gales. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest gales to 35 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely in the evening.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Partly to
mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-150915-
Lower Niagara River-
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming
northwest. A chance of showers in the evening.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Becoming
mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-150915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 40 knot gales in the afternoon. Showers with a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 40 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots overnight. Showers likely in the
evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 10 to 13 feet
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 6 to 9 feet, then subsiding to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-150915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest gales to 40 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 30 knots overnight. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves
6 to 9 feet building to 9 to 13 feet. Waves occasionally around
16 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-150915-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest gales to 35 knots becoming west.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a
chance of showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening. Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 11 to
16 feet. Waves occasionally around 20 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 9 to 12 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 15 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 44 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-150915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1040 PM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely, then a chance
of showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west and
increasing to 35 knot gales overnight. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 11 to 16 feet. Waves occasionally around
20 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 9 to 12 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 8 feet, then subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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