Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 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.

LEZ020-271500-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 5 to 10 knots.
Numerous showers through the morning...then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Patchy fog overnight.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the
morning...then becoming partly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 74 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-271500-
Lower Niagara River-
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. Showers
through the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly
sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear...then becoming
partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-271500-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Scattered
showers through the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms early this afternoon. A chance of thunderstorms
late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy in the
morning...then becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-271500-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less
than 10 knots. Showers through the morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear...then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-271500-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers through
the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms this
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming northeast and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming west. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-271500-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Scattered
showers through the morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear...then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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