Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 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.

LEZ020-182115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly
sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest around
10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-182115-
Lower Niagara River-
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-182115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
west. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 foot.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-182115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-182115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Thursday night. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 58 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-182115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1037 AM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Becoming mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
north. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Partly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Partly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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