Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 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.

LEZ020-200300-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers
late.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
rain showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain or snow showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of lake effect rain showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of rain showers during the day.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 59 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-200300-
Lower Niagara River-
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers
late.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
rain showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain or snow showers in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of lake effect rain showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A
chance of lake effect rain showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-200300-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 40 knot
gales. Showers likely late. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 9 to
13 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots.
A chance of waterspouts. Showers likely. Waves 9 to 12 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers
likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers in the morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. 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.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of lake effect showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-200300-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 35 knot
gales. A chance of showers late. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to
8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of waterspouts. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the
afternoon. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Rain showers
likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers overnight.
Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Partly
sunny. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers during the day, then lake effect showers likely
Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Lake
effect rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of lake
effect rain showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-200300-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
A chance of showers late. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to
8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west 15 to
25 knots. A chance of waterspouts. Showers. Waves 7 to 11 feet
subsiding to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers in
the evening. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Lake
effect rain showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Lake
effect rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain
showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 61 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-200300-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
431 PM EDT Fri Oct 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Showers likely late. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 7 to 10 feet.
Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west 15 to
25 knots. A chance of waterspouts. Showers. Waves 8 to 11 feet
subsiding to 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Rain showers likely in the evening. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly sunny. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers overnight. Waves 3 to
6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Lake effect rain showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of lake effect rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$



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