Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 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.

LEZ020-191530-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots.
Partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest less than
10 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mainly
clear.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
Monday night.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
Wednesday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-191530-
Lower Niagara River-
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest less than
10 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming clear.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
Monday night.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
Wednesday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-191530-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly sunny this morning...
then becoming mostly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mainly
clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear...then becoming
partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-191530-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves around 1 foot.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
Monday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with
a chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-191530-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly sunny. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
Monday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a
chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 47 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-045-191530-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
653 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers through early afternoon. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...
then scattered showers overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a
chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

CHURCH/HITCHCOCK



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