Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 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.

LEZ020-200915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west. Showers
likely.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 63 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-200915-
Lower Niagara River-
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west. Showers
likely.

$$

LEZ040-041-200915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds around 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6
feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny. Waves
around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy, then becoming
mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers during
the day, then showers likely Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-200915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Monday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-200915-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers during
the day, then showers likely Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 59 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-045-200915-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1020 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Becoming mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers Monday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$

HITCHCOCK



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