Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 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.

LEZ020-182115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly to mostly
cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers Sunday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-182115-
Lower Niagara River-
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers Sunday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-182115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers Sunday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-182115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves
1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mainly clear.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-182115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Becoming mainly
clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers Sunday
night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-182115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
159 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Becoming mainly
clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$



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