Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 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.

LEZ020-222115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
showers late this morning.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 10 to 15 knots.
A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the
afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north.
Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-222115-
Lower Niagara River-
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Mostly cloudy
late this morning, then becoming partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 15 to 20 knots.
A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southeast 5 to 10
knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-222115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy
late this morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Showers likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to 20
knots. A chance of waterspouts. Showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ042-222115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy
late this morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. A chance of
waterspouts. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers
likely in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to
4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of waterspouts. Showers likely in the evening, then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-222115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of waterspouts. Showers likely in the morning, then showers in
the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of
waterspouts. Showers likely. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 4 to
7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of
waterspouts during the day. A chance of rain showers during the
day. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 58 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-222115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1006 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of waterspouts. Showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
waterspouts. Rain showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of waterspouts during the day. A chance of
rain showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$



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