Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-161600-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. AREAS OF
FOG THROUGH THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH MID
MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SATURDAY
NIGHT.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 40 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ030-161600-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING. RAIN
SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT.

$$

LEZ040-041-161600-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. AREAS OF
FOG THROUGH THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

LOZ042-161600-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. AREAS OF
FOG THROUGH THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH MID
MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

LOZ043-044-161600-
HAMLIN BEACH TO MEXICO BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
LATE THIS MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST TO
30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE
DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO
10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 39 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ045-161600-
MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
331 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN WITH SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE
DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO
10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$






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