Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 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.

LEZ020-120930-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms late this evening...then
scattered showers late.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. Scattered showers in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-120930-
Lower Niagara River-
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms late this evening...then
scattered showers late.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Becoming mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southeast. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-120930-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Scattered
showers late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Becoming
mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-120930-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms...then scattered showers
late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Scattered showers in the evening. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-120930-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Scattered showers
with a chance of thunderstorms. Scattered showers late. Waves 1
foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers in the morning...then scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-120930-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Scattered showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers in the morning...then scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
northwest. Scattered showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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