Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 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.

LEZ020-070430-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers early, then a chance of snow
showers late this evening.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers overnight.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 10 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers likely.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 44 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-070430-
Lower Niagara River-
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Snow showers likely.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Snow showers likely.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely.

$$

LEZ040-041-070430-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

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

.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots.
Lake effect snow showers this evening, then lake effect snow
after midnight. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake effect snow. Waves
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake effect snow.
Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow in the
morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves
5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest
15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

$$

LOZ042-070430-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 5 feet building
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely during
the day, then a chance of snow showers Monday night. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-070430-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

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

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow showers
through the early overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Partly
to mostly sunny. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day, then snow
showers likely Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 44 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-070430-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
347 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow showers through the early overnight, then lake effect
snow late. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Lake
effect snow. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake effect snow.
Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow in the
morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers during the day, then snow showers likely
Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Snow
showers likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

$$

WOOD



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