Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 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.

LEZ020-242115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...East winds around 10 knots becoming southeast.
Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain overnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Rain in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming south
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers in the
evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely overnight. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to less than 10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms
likely during the day. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. A chance of showers during the day.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 69 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-242115-
Lower Niagara River-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain overnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Rain in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
and thunderstorms likely overnight. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to less than 10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms
likely during the day. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers during the day.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-242115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast
15 to 20 knots. Sunny late this morning, then becoming partly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Rain.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds to 30 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots
in the afternoon. Rain in the morning, then a chance of showers
in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers and
thunderstorms likely overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-242115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Becoming mostly
sunny. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain in
the evening, then rain overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Rain in the morning, then showers
likely in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
and thunderstorms likely overnight. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms
likely during the day. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-242115-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast.
Sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Rain overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds to 30 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Rain in the
morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely
during the day. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or
less building to 2 to 4 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 66 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-242115-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Rain overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Rain in
the morning, then showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely
during the day, then a chance of showers Wednesday night. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds. Waves 1 to 2 feet building
to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet, then
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ045-242115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1031 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Rain overnight. Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Rain in
the morning, then showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely in
the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely
during the day, then a chance of showers Wednesday night. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

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