Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 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.

LEZ020-230300-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to 10 knots.
Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain and snow
during the day, then a chance of rain Saturday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-230300-
Lower Niagara River-
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west and increasing
to 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms
in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Mostly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-230300-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 10 knots
or less. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of waterspouts. Showers likely with a chance
of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of rain Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. A chance
of rain. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-230300-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west and increasing
to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of waterspouts. Showers with a chance
of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
waterspouts in the evening. Showers likely. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely in
the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-230300-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of waterspouts in the afternoon. Showers with
a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. Showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet.
Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely.
Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow showers
overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 58 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-230300-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
731 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming north. A
chance of showers. A chance of waterspouts in the afternoon.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of
waterspouts in the evening. Rain showers likely in the evening,
then a chance of rain showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy, then clearing. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Partly to
mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A chance
of rain. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$


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