Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 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.

LEZ020-200915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. rain with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
northwest less than 10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers
overnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight.
.SATURDAY...Light and variable winds. Showers and thunderstorms
likely during the day...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms during the day.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-200915-
Lower Niagara River-
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. rain with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
evening.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-200915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. rain with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in
the evening...then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. A chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-200915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
northwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day...then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.
Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-200915-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Partly to
mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day...
then a chance of showers Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 64 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-200915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
135 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
west. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 5 to
15 knots. Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...
then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Partly to
mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day...
then a chance of showers Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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