Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS51 KBUF 240257
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

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.

LEZ020-240915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Clear.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny in the morning,
then becoming mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of rain showers in the evening, then a chance of snow and
rain showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Clear.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-240915-
Lower Niagara River-
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Clear.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny in the morning,
then becoming mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A chance
of rain and snow showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming northwest.
Sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear.
.TUESDAY...North winds less than 10 knots. Clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-240915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Clear. The
lake is mostly ice covered.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of rain showers in the evening, then a chance of snow and
rain showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Mostly
sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Clear.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Clear.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

$$

LOZ042-240915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 3
feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of rain and snow showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet,
then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Clear.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-240915-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT SUNDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of rain showers in the evening, then a chance of snow and rain
showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet,
then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 36 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-240915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1057 PM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Clear.
Waves in ice free areas 3 to 6 feet. Waves in ice free areas
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny in
the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and
snow showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Clear.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

AR


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.