Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 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.

LEZ020-201545-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming southeast 10 to 15
knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early this afternoon.
Showers and thunderstorms likely late. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds late.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms Sunday night.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a
chance of showers Monday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 73 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-201545-
Lower Niagara River-
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming south 10 to 15 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Light and variable winds. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds less than 10 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms Sunday night.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a
chance of showers Monday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-201545-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early this
afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely late. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves around
1 foot.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day...
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms Sunday night. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-201545-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to 15
knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to 15
knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Showers likely during the day...then showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers Monday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-201545-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming west 10 to 15 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A chance
of showers during the day...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of showers Monday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 64 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-201545-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
650 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly to mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day...then a chance of
showers Monday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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