Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 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.

LEZ020-170315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Partly cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-170315-
Lower Niagara River-
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mainly
clear.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Partly
cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-170315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 2 feet or
less. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-170315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
10 knots or less. Partly cloudy becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-170315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Scattered rain showers early. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 46 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-170315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
454 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest less than
10 knots. Scattered rain showers early. Waves 2 to 4 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.

$$


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