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 100854
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 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.

LEZ020-101615-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Scattered snow showers this morning, then scattered flurries
early this afternoon. Snow showers likely late.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to 15
knots. Snow showers likely in the evening, then scattered snow
showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of snow showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Snow.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Occasional snow.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers during the day, then a chance of flurries
Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-101615-
Lower Niagara River-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Scattered snow showers this morning, then scattered flurries
early this afternoon. Scattered snow showers late.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Scattered snow showers.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of snow showers.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Snow.
.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to 20
knots. Occasional snow.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers during the day, then a chance of flurries
Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-101615-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow showers early,
then lake effect snow showers likely late this morning. Lake
effect snow this afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 6 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Lake effect snow in the evening,
then lake effect snow showers likely overnight. Waves 5 to 9 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Lake
effect snow showers likely in the morning, then a chance of snow
showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Snow. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-101615-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow showers this
morning, then scattered flurries early this afternoon. Scattered
snow showers late. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Scattered snow showers in the
evening, then scattered flurries overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south less than
10 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-101615-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow showers
likely this morning, then scattered snow showers this afternoon.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Snow showers likely in the
evening, then lake effect snow overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely in the morning, then a chance of flurries in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.
Occasional lake effect snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Thursday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-101615-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow early, then lake effect snow showers likely late this
morning. Lake effect snow this afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15
knots. Lake effect snow. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow showers likely in the morning, then a chance of
flurries in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Snow. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
15 to 20 knots. Snow. Waves 2 feet or less building to 5 to 8
feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Snow showers
likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers Thursday
night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ045-101615-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
354 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely this
morning, then lake effect snow this afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15
knots. Lake effect snow in the evening, then lake effect snow
showers likely overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
flurries. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to 10
knots. Snow. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day, then a chance
of flurries Wednesday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$



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