Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 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.

LEZ020-220900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Light south winds. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday
night.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers during the day.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-220900-
Lower Niagara River-
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Light south winds. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Mostly
sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday
night.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers during the day.

$$

LEZ040-041-220900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south.
Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain during the day,
then a chance of showers Tuesday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-220900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves 1
foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday
night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-220900-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1
foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers in the evening,
then rain overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 59 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-220900-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1017 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming partly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 25 knots. Occasional rain overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Rain. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

HITCHCOCK/JJR/RSH/TMA



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