Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS51 KBUF 240840
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 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.

LEZ020-241500-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Mostly
cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Mainly
clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 74 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-241500-
Lower Niagara River-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds around 10 knots becoming north. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Mostly
cloudy in the morning...then becoming mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-241500-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. Mostly
cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
southeast. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-241500-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in the morning.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-241500-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms this morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds this afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of
showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 60 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-241500-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms this morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds this afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Showers
and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of
showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in
the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the morning. Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Partly to
mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ045-241500-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
440 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms this morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds
this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance
of showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds
in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 1 foot or
less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north 10 knots
or less. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

JJR/TMA


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.