Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 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.

LEZ020-120315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots. Areas of fog this evening. Rain early, then a chance of
rain with patchy drizzle after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Patchy
drizzle.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Partly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms during the day,
then showers Sunday night.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly
to mostly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 67 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-120315-
Lower Niagara River-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming east and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Areas of fog this evening. Rain
early, then a chance of rain late this evening. A chance of rain
with patchy drizzle after midnight.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Patchy drizzle.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mostly
cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A chance
of showers.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Sunday night.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Partly to
mostly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-120315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming east 15 to
25 knots. Areas of fog this evening. Rain early, then a chance of
rain late this evening. A chance of rain with patchy drizzle
after midnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots. Patchy drizzle. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 foot
or less. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers Saturday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to
5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-120315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming east. Areas of
fog this evening. Rain this evening, then a chance of rain with
patchy drizzle after midnight. Patchy drizzle late. Waves 5 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 25 knots. Patchy drizzle. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms during the day,
then showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 6 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves
5 to 8 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-120315-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming east. Areas of
fog through the early overnight. Rain this evening, then a chance
of rain with patchy drizzle late. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy in the morning,
then becoming partly sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Partly
sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to 30 knots.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 7 to
10 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
13 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 67 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-120315-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots. Areas of fog through the early overnight. Rain this
evening, then rain likely with patchy drizzle after midnight. A
chance of rain with patchy drizzle late. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the
morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west and increasing
to 30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 7 to
10 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
13 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ045-120315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
426 PM EDT Wed Oct 11 2017

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Areas of fog through the early overnight. Rain this
evening, then rain likely with patchy drizzle after midnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Partly
sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to 30 knots.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers during the day.
Waves 7 to 10 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 13 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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