Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 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.

LEZ020-191500-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Sunny through the morning, then becoming partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Showers likely overnight.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
rain showers in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow
showers overnight.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest less
than 10 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Mostly
cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 59 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-191500-
Lower Niagara River-
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers overnight.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
rain showers in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow
showers overnight.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain and snow showers during the day.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Mostly
cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-191500-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 35 knot
gales. Showers likely overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to
8 to 12 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots.
A chance of waterspouts. Showers likely. Waves 8 to 11 feet
subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers
likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely with a chance of snow showers during the day, then
a chance of rain showers Sunday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers Tuesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-191500-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely
overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots.
A chance of waterspouts. Showers likely. Waves 5 to 9 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers
likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers overnight.
Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain and snow showers during the day, then a chance of rain
showers Sunday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-191500-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A
chance of waterspouts. Showers. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day, then
a chance of rain showers Sunday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 61 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-191500-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Showers likely overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to
8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of waterspouts.
Occasional showers. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
overnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day, then
a chance of rain showers Sunday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$


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