Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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

LEZ020-202115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
132 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then occasional rain Monday night.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west.
Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday
night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-202115-
Lower Niagara River-
132 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then occasional rain Monday night.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west.
Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday
night.

$$

LEZ040-041-202115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
132 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear in the
evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day, then occasional
rain Monday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Occasional rain during the day, then showers likely Tuesday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.

$$

LOZ042-202115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
132 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves
1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers during the day, then occasional rain Monday night.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of
showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ043-202115-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
132 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Rain likely Monday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Rain
during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday night. Waves
2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 60 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-045-202115-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
132 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain likely Monday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Rain
during the day, then a chance of showers Tuesday night. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.

$$


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