Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
609 AM 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.

LEZ020-221615-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
609 AM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny this
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Snow overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Rain and snow 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, then a chance of snow
overnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow showers
during the day, then snow showers likely Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow
showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 33 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-221615-
Lower Niagara River-
609 AM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Partly
sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of snow in the evening, then snow overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Rain and snow 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, then a chance of snow
overnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers Saturday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-221615-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
609 AM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Partly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow and rain with sleet
likely overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Rain in the evening, then a chance of snow and rain 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 increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day, then snow
showers likely Thursday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-221615-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
609 AM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Partly
sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow in the evening, then snow overnight. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Rain and snow in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Rain in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 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.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-221615-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
609 AM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast and
increasing to 10 to 20 knots. Scattered flurries early. Waves 1
to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Snow
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow and sleet in the
morning, then rain in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 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 showers likely. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
Snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 35 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-221615-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
609 AM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

.TODAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Sunny
this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Snow
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow in the morning,
then snow, rain and sleet 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 20 knots becoming southwest.
Rain in the evening, then rain with snow likely overnight. Waves
3 to 5 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to 15 knots.
Occasional snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$


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