Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 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.

LEZ020-160315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. A chance of showers
early.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Becoming mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southwest. Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
around 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-160315-
Lower Niagara River-
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy this
evening, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots. Becoming mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest. Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.

$$

LEZ040-041-160315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots after midnight. A chance of showers
early. A chance of showers after midnight. Waves 7 to 10 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
10 knots or less. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 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 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

$$

LOZ042-160315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Showers early. A
chance of showers after midnight. Waves 7 to 11 feet subsiding to
5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers in
the morning. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 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 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 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 2 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-160315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 30 knots after midnight. Showers early, then a
chance of showers from late evening on. Waves 7 to 10 feet
building to 10 to 13 feet, then subsiding to 7 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 16 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 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 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 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 2 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 45 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-160315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
444 PM EDT Sun Oct 15 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Southwest gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots after midnight. Showers early, then
a chance of showers from late evening on. Waves 5 to 8 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 diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 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 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 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.

$$



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