Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 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.

LEZ020-190315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 186 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Showers
and thunderstorms early, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe with strong winds
early.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Mostly
sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Partly to
mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast. Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-190315-
Lower Niagara River-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers and
thunderstorms early, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
late this evening.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 5 to
10 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast. Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ041-190315-
Dunkirk to Buffalo along Lake Erie-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 186 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to 15
knots. Showers and thunderstorms early, then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe with strong
winds early. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots becoming
southeast. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming north 5 to
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-190315-
Ripley to Dunkirk along Lake Erie-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms early, then showers and
thunderstorms likely late this evening. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. Some thunderstorms may be severe
with strong winds early. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming north 5 to
10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-190315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
northeast. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-190315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms through the early
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-190315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
609 PM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms through the early overnight. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south less
than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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