Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-052215-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. PARTLY
CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. MOSTLY
SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 32 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ030-052215-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. PARTLY
CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

$$

LEZ040-041-052215-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
CLOUDY. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. PARTLY CLOUDY
IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. MOSTLY
SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

LOZ042-052215-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...THEN SCATTERED FLURRIES LATE. THE LAKE
IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED FLURRIES OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$

LOZ043-052215-
HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 34 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ044-045-052215-
SODUS BAY TO THE ST LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
937 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

$$








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