Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

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.

LEZ020-141600-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Patchy fog. A chance
of rain showers with patchy drizzle.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of sprinkles
in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest. Rain.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest less than
10 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers during the day.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of snow Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mostly cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141600-
Lower Niagara River-
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Patchy fog. Patchy
drizzle in the evening, then a chance of rain showers with patchy
drizzle overnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of sprinkles
in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Rain.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers during the day.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of snow Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mostly cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-141600-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Patchy fog. A chance
of rain showers with patchy drizzle.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Rain.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Snow and rain showers likely during the day, then
scattered snow showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of snow Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

LOZ042-141600-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly sunny. Waves in ice free areas 1 to
3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Patchy fog. Patchy
drizzle in the evening, then a chance of rain showers with patchy
drizzle overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of sprinkles
in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers during the day, then
scattered snow showers Friday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 10 knots or
less. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

LOZ043-044-141600-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy this
morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Waves in ice free areas
2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Patchy fog overnight. A
chance of rain showers with patchy drizzle overnight. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of sprinkles in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers
during the day, then scattered snow showers Friday night. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet, then subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

The water temperature off Rochester is 35 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141600-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
631 AM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Cloudy.
The lake is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Patchy
fog. Patchy drizzle in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
with patchy drizzle overnight.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west
10 knots or less. Rain likely in the evening, then rain and snow
likely overnight.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Scattered
flurries during the day, then a chance of snow Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Partly to
mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$



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