Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 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.

LEZ020-141515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

.TODAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Partly sunny this
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce strong gusty winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots overnight. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 65 degrees.

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LOZ030-141515-
Lower Niagara River-
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Partly sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce strong gusty winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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LEZ040-041-141515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. Partly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce strong gusty winds.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers. Waves 7 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 3
to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-141515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce strong gusty winds.
Waves building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers. Waves building to 8 to 12 feet. Waves
occasionally around 15 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 3
to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-141515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce strong gusty winds. Waves building to 3
to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a
chance of showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening. Waves building to 10 to 14 feet. Waves
occasionally around 18 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3
to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 44 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
657 AM EDT Sat Oct 14 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest less than
10 knots. A chance of showers late. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce strong gusty winds in the afternoon.
Waves building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds. Waves building to 10 to 14
feet. Waves occasionally around 18 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Clearing. Waves 6 to 9
feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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