Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 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.

LEZ020-112100-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered
showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then
scattered showers overnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. Becoming mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-112100-
Lower Niagara River-
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered
showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then
scattered showers overnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly
clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-112100-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Scattered showers
and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then
scattered showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds less than 10 knots becoming north. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-112100-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Scattered showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then
scattered showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Mainly clear...then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-112100-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then scattered showers overnight.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers in the morning...then scattered showers with a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-112100-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely overnight.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers in the morning...then scattered showers with a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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