Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 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.

LEZ020-191515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 knots or
less. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Partly cloudy, then
becoming mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-191515-
Lower Niagara River-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-191515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 5 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day, then showers likely
Monday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-191515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ043-191515-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-191515-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers during
the day, then showers likely Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ045-191515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
629 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.

$$


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