Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

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.

LEZ020-060315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 5 to 10 knots.
Mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Showers likely.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers likely during
the day, then a chance of rain and snow showers Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 41 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-060315-
Lower Niagara River-
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mostly
cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of rain showers in
the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Showers likely.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers likely.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-060315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southeast. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming east. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely. Waves
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

$$

LOZ042-060315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers in
the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers
likely. Waves building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-060315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. A chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely overnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely. Waves
building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 42 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-060315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
746 PM EDT Sun Apr 5 2020

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Rain
showers likely. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain and snow showers Thursday night. Waves building to 4 to 7
feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.

$$


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