Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

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UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST.
SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
10 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY
NIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 32 DEGREES.

$$

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LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY
NIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

$$

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BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY TO MOSTLY
CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY
NIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW DURING THE DAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

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NIAGARA RIVER TO SODUS BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. SNOW
THROUGH THE EARLY OVERNIGHT...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 35 DEGREES.

$$

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SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. PARTLY
TO MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

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MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
330 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW. WAVES
IN ICE FREE AREAS 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

HITCHCOCK/THOMAS





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