Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 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.

LEZ020-141515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Numerous showers early,
then a chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...North winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy, then
clearing.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 76 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141515-
Lower Niagara River-
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Numerous showers early.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day,
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-141515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Numerous showers early, then a chance of showers from
late morning on. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear in the
evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less than
10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 1 foot or
less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-141515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Numerous showers early, then a
chance of showers from late morning on. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day, then showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-141515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely in the
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
635 AM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TODAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely in the
evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Patchy dense fog
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming
northeast. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms during the day, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
during the day. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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