Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 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.

LEZ020-281515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 2020

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Showers likely late this morning. Showers this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the morning, then showers likely with scattered thunderstorms in
the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Showers and
scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers
overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
evening.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Partly
to mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 54 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-281515-
Lower Niagara River-
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 2020

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Showers likely late this morning. Showers this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely in
the evening.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with
scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance
of showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds
in the evening.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Mostly
cloudy, then clearing.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-281515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 2020

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers early, then showers from late morning on. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance of
showers in the morning, then showers and scattered thunderstorms
in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in
the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance
of showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds
in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Mostly
cloudy, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-281515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 2020

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Patchy fog.
A chance of showers late this morning. Showers this afternoon.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Patchy
fog. Showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers
overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Patchy fog in the
morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely
with scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms
may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers and scattered
thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-281515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 2020

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Patchy
fog. A chance of showers late this morning. Showers likely this
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Patchy fog. Showers likely
in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Patchy
fog in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then
showers and scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers and scattered thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms
may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-281515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
442 AM EDT Thu May 28 2020

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Patchy fog. A chance of
showers early this afternoon. Showers likely late. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Patchy fog. Showers likely
in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Patchy fog in the morning. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers and scattered
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and scattered thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less than
10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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