Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 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.

LEZ020-141515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west around
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 72 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141515-
Lower Niagara River-
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. A
chance of showers Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-141515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017

.TODAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 to 3 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-141515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A
chance of showers in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-141515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly
to mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 10 knots or
less. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 71 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
430 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest less
than 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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