Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS51 KBUF 210840
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 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.

LEZ020-211500-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A slight
chance of showers early.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming south around
10 knots. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 71 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-211500-
Lower Niagara River-
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening...then becoming clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming south around
10 knots. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
southwest 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the evening...then showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms overnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-211500-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A slight
chance of showers early. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Occasional showers with a chance of
thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely Friday night.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-211500-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers in
the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
southwest 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the evening...then showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms during the day...then showers likely Friday night.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. A chance of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-211500-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A slight
chance of showers early. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 53 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-211500-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A slight
chance of showers early. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny in the
morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening...then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet...then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.