Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

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.

LEZ020-131015-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Snow and rain developing
late.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Snow with rain likely in the morning, then snow likely
in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of rain during the day, then snow and rain Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Rain and snow
likely during the day, then a chance of rain and snow showers
Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 48 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-131015-
Lower Niagara River-
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Snow and rain developing
late.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Snow and rain in the morning, then snow likely in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of rain during the day, then snow and rain Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Rain and snow likely during the day, then a chance of
rain and snow showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain and snow showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-131015-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Rain developing late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain in the morning, then rain and snow in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Lake effect snow showers likely in the evening, then a chance of
snow showers overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of rain during the day, then rain and snow Thursday night.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Rain and snow likely during the day, then rain and snow
showers likely Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less building to
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

$$

LOZ042-131015-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Rain developing late.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Rain in the morning, then snow and rain likely in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow
showers likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake effect snow showers
likely in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the
afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Rain
and snow Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to 20 knots.
Rain and snow likely during the day, then a chance of rain and
snow showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-131015-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Rain developing. Waves 2
feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Rain in the morning, then rain and
scattered snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow
showers. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Lake
effect snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Snow
and rain Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Rain and snow likely during the day, then rain and snow
showers likely Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 45 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-131015-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
911 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Rain developing. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Rain in the
morning, then rain and scattered snow showers in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely
overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
A chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Snow
Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Snow and rain likely during the day, then rain and snow
showers likely Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

$$

Hitchcock


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