Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 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.

LEZ020-261500-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TODAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast
5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 75 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-261500-
Lower Niagara River-
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers overnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast
10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-261500-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers in the morning...then showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-261500-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TODAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny this
morning...then becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-261500-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy this
morning...then becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 56 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-261500-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
645 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east less than
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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