Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 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.

LEZ020-140900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to around
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-140900-
Lower Niagara River-
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy late
this evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming cloudy.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to around
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-140900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds to 30 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots overnight. A chance of showers.
Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 11 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-140900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy late this evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots overnight. A chance of showers
overnight. Waves 6 to 9 feet building to 8 to 11 feet, then
subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 to
3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-140900-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots overnight. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves
6 to 9 feet building to 9 to 12 feet, then subsiding to 7 to
10 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 44 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-140900-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1045 PM EDT Fri Oct 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Showers likely. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 30 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms
in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves 5 to
8 feet building to 9 to 12 feet, then subsiding to 7 to 10 feet.
Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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