Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 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.

LEZ020-190315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Mostly sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Partly to mostly
cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Partly to
mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Monday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-190315-
Lower Niagara River-
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Partly to
mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Monday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-190315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Monday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-043-190315-
Niagara River to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Clear.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Becoming mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
Sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Partly to
mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Monday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-190315-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet building
to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
Sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers during
the day, then showers likely Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ045-190315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
719 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20
knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet building
to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

$$

HITCHCOCK



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