Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 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.

LEZ020-220315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms overnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 10 knots
or less. Showers likely in the evening.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers Saturday
night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 72 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-220315-
Lower Niagara River-
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms overnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-220315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 10 knots
or less. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
evening...then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-220315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-220315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
southwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...
then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
evening...then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 feet or less building to
2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-220315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
718 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mostly
sunny in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...
then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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