Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 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.

LEZ020-210915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds to 30 knots becoming southwest. Partly
sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with scattered
thunderstorms in the evening.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast less
than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly
sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers Monday night.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day, then showers likely Tuesday
night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 72 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-210915-
Lower Niagara River-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming
northwest. Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast less
than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly
sunny.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
showers Monday night.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day, then showers likely Tuesday
night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-210915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming
northwest. Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then
becoming partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day, then showers likely Tuesday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-210915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then
scattered showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 6 to 10 feet.
Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 5 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly
sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots or less increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day, then showers likely Tuesday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-210915-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then
scattered showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 8 to 11 feet.
Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly
sunny. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day, then showers likely Tuesday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 65 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-210915-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Scattered showers late. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots. A chance of showers. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds to 30 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then
scattered showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 9 to 12 feet.
Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly
sunny. Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds becoming east 10 to 15 knots.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers Monday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers during
the day, then showers likely Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ045-210915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
148 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. Showers. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to
4 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds to 30 knots. Showers likely in the morning,
then scattered showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves
5 to 8 feet building to 8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mostly sunny. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
north. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear, then becoming partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers during
the day, then showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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