Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 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.

LEZ020-201515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Scattered showers from late
morning on.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the evening, then rain showers likely with a chance of
snow showers overnight.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow and rain showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain
showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 58 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-201515-
Lower Niagara River-
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Scattered
showers from late morning on.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow showers
overnight.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers Monday night.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain
showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-201515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

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

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered showers early, then
showers this afternoon. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. Rain showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of waterspouts in the morning. Rain and snow showers likely in
the morning, then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Monday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-201515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Scattered showers from late
morning on. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. A chance of rain showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-201515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered showers late this
morning. Showers likely this afternoon. Waves 7 to 11 feet
subsiding to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. A chance of rain showers. Waves 6 to 9 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of waterspouts
in the morning. A chance of rain and snow showers in the morning,
then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest
and diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Rain showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 58 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-201515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
824 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Scattered
showers late this morning. Showers likely this afternoon. Waves
8 to 11 feet subsiding to 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of waterspouts. A chance of rain showers in the evening, then a
chance of rain and snow showers overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Mostly cloudy. 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 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Rain
showers likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

Hitchcock



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