Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 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.

LEZ020-182100-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-182100-
Lower Niagara River-
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny in the morning...then becoming partly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-182100-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-182100-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Partly to
mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-182100-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 58 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-182100-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 PM EDT Tue Jul 18 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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