Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-221600-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG FROM LATE MORNING ON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. PATCHY
FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST.
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY
NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. OCCASIONAL
RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 34 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ030-221600-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
10 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST.
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. OCCASIONAL
RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LEZ040-041-221600-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. PATCHY
FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. OCCASIONAL
RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ042-221600-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PATCHY FOG FROM LATE MORNING
ON. PATCHY DRIZZLE FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. OCCASIONAL
RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ043-044-221600-
HAMLIN BEACH TO MEXICO BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. PATCHY FOG
FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. PATCHY
FOG. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. OCCASIONAL
RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 37 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ045-221600-
MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
331 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. PATCHY
FOG THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
NORTHEAST. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. OCCASIONAL
RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$


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