Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 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.

LEZ020-240315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to 10 knots or
less. Showers likely early...then a chance of showers late this
evening.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
less than 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear...then
becoming mostly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 72 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-240315-
Lower Niagara River-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely early.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
less than 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming light
and variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear...then
becoming mostly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ041-240315-
Dunkirk to Buffalo along Lake Erie-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. A chance of showers this
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
5 to 15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms Monday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear...then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-240315-
Ripley to Dunkirk along Lake Erie-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Showers likely early...then a chance of showers late
this evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
5 to 15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms Monday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear...then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-240315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers this
evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
Wednesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-240315-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Patchy
fog this evening. Showers likely early...then a chance of showers
late this evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear...then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 66 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-045-240315-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
620 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers through the early overnight. Patchy fog. Waves 1 foot
or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...
then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
5 to 15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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