Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

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.

LEZ020-231015-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Snow likely.
Freezing rain, sleet and snow late.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain and freezing rain in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Rain in the evening.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 10 knots. Scattered snow showers in
the morning, then scattered flurries in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered flurries.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow showers.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 33 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-231015-
Lower Niagara River-
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Snow likely.
Freezing rain, snow and sleet late.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain and freezing rain in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Rain in the evening.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered flurries.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Scattered flurries.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-231015-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain likely, a chance of
sleet and freezing rain after midnight. Rain with sleet and
freezing rain likely late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain and freezing rain
in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Rain in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow showers
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the evening, then snow showers likely overnight. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely during the day, then
lake effect snow Friday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Lake effect
snow during the day, then a chance of snow showers Saturday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-231015-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Snow likely. Snow and
rain late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Rain in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered flurries. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered flurries.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-231015-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain and
sleet. Snow likely late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain and sleet in the
morning, then rain in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow in the morning, then
scattered snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered flurries
in the evening, then snow showers likely overnight. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
lake effect snow showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 35 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-231015-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
919 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow. Snow likely late. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2
to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow, rain, sleet and
freezing rain in the morning, then rain and freezing rain in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Rain. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Snow in the morning, then
a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then snow
showers likely overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to 15 knots.
Lake effect snow. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$


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