Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 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.

LEZ020-231530-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly sunny this morning,
then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Rain.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to around 10 knots. Showers likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers during the day.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-231530-
Lower Niagara River-
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Partly
sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Rain.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to around 10 knots. Showers likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Partly
cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-231530-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers late. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers. Waves 5 to
9 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south.
Showers likely during the day. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-043-231530-
Niagara River to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 20
knots. Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Rain.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 60 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-231530-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Rain
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. Rain in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to
10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less building to
2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ045-231530-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
635 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain overnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. Rain. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 1 foot
or less building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Wednesday night. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Showers
likely during the day. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.

$$



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