Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 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.

LEZ020-120900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely...then a chance of showers
late.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-120900-
Lower Niagara River-
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely...then a chance of showers
late.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Becoming mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southeast. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-120900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Becoming
mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ042-120900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-120900-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
A chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-120900-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
145 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming
northwest 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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