Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1249 PM 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.

LEZ020-142215-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1249 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Areas of fog. A chance
of drizzle overnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Areas of fog. A
chance of drizzle in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Areas of fog in the evening. Rain.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest less
than 10 knots. A chance of 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.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-142215-
Lower Niagara River-
1249 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Areas of fog overnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Areas of fog in the morning. A chance of drizzle in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Rain.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of 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.

$$

LEZ040-041-142215-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1249 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. The lake
is mostly ice covered.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of drizzle in
the evening, then a chance of drizzle and rain showers overnight.
Areas of fog overnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Areas of fog. A chance of drizzle in the morning, then
showers likely with a chance of drizzle in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Areas of fog in the evening. Rain.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers 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.

$$

LOZ042-142215-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1249 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves in
ice free areas 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Areas of
fog overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Areas of fog in the
morning. A chance of showers and drizzle in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west
15 to 20 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. 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.

$$

LOZ043-044-142215-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1249 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves in
ice free areas 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Areas of
fog overnight. A chance of drizzle overnight. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of drizzle in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or
less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west
15 to 20 knots. Rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...West winds to 30 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.

$$

LOZ045-142215-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1249 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. The lake
is mostly ice covered in this section.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Areas of
fog overnight. A chance of rain showers and drizzle overnight.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Areas of fog. A chance of rain showers in the morning,
then a chance of drizzle in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west
10 knots or less. Areas of fog in the evening. Rain.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely with a chance of rain 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 in this
section.

$$



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