Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 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.

LEZ020-192115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds around 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms late.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest around
10 knots. Rain with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...
then a chance of showers overnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Light and variable winds. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-192115-
Lower Niagara River-
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west. A
a chance of showers and thunderstorms late.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-192115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds around 10 knots becoming southwest.
Partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly cloudy in the evening...then clearing. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Rain
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...
then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers and
thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-192115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers and
thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-192115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2
feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming variable. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 64 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-192115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
255 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny in the
morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
southwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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