Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-232200-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN OCCASIONAL RAIN OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY DURING THE DAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 39 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ030-232200-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY DURING THE DAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY.

$$

LEZ040-041-232200-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES OVERNIGHT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY DURING THE DAY. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. PARTLY
TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ042-232200-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. RAIN.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES OVERNIGHT. RAIN WITH A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY DURING THE DAY. WAVES
10 TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

LOZ043-044-232200-
HAMLIN BEACH TO MEXICO BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN WITH A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN DURING THE DAY...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 9 TO 12 FEET
BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY TO MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE
DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 39 DEGREES.

$$

LOZ045-232200-
MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
927 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT. WAVES 10 TO
15 FEET SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE
DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

JJR/TMA/WCH






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