Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 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.

LEZ020-131515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy.
.TONIGHT...South winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers with a chance
of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...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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LOZ030-131515-
Lower Niagara River-
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy.
.TONIGHT...South winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. A chance of showers
in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers with a chance
of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-131515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots. Cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet...but higher well offshore.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming
south and increasing to 15 to 25 knots overnight. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms. Waves building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally
around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely. Waves 2
to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-131515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
A chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers with a chance
of thunderstorms. Waves building to 6 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-131515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet..
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
A chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms.
Waves building to 9 to 12 feet. Waves occasionally around 15
feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Clearing. Waves building
to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 64 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-131515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
705 AM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Partly
sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4
feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. A chance of showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 5
feet building to 9 to 12 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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