Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 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.

LEZ020-141600-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Partly to mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Showers in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to 30 knots.
Rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Saturday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 51 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141600-
Lower Niagara River-
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy this morning,
then becoming partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Rain showers likely in
the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Showers in the evening.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers during the
day.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to 30 knots.
Rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Saturday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-141600-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers during the day. Waves
5 to 8 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers Friday night. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west and
increasing to 35 knot gales. Rain showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet
building to 9 to 13 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.

$$

LOZ042-141600-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of lake effect
rain showers this morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
and increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Showers in the evening. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. A chance of
rain showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Rain showers Friday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
increasing to 30 knots. Rain showers during the day, then a
chance of rain showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 9 to 13 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-141600-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of lake effect rain showers this morning. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then rain showers
likely with a chance of snow showers Thursday night. Waves 4 to
7 feet building to 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Rain showers Friday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
increasing to 30 knots. Rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 10 to 13 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141600-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
631 AM EST Tue Nov 14 2017

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Cloudy this morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south.
Showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Rain
showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Thursday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 6 to
9 feet, then subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday night. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to 30 knots.
Rain showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet building to 10 to 13 feet. Waves
occasionally around 16 feet.

$$



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