Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 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.

LEZ020-142215-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Partly
cloudy in the evening, then becoming cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Scattered flurries in
the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered snow
showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered snow showers.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Snow likely
Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow
showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 35 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-142215-
Lower Niagara River-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly cloudy in the
evening, then becoming cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Cloudy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Scattered snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Scattered snow showers.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Snow likely
Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow
showers.

$$

LEZ041-142215-
Dunkirk to Buffalo along Lake Erie-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Scattered flurries. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow
showers in the evening, then snow showers likely overnight. Waves
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers likely.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of snow
during the day, then snow likely Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LEZ040-142215-
Ripley to Dunkirk along Lake Erie-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Becoming cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Scattered flurries overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered flurries in
the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow
showers in the evening, then snow showers likely overnight. Waves
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers likely.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of snow
during the day, then snow likely Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-142215-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Scattered snow showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots. Scattered snow showers
during the day. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11
feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Snow likely Thursday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-142215-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Scattered
flurries overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow
showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming north. Scattered
snow showers. Waves 7 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14
feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Snow likely
Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-142215-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1236 PM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...Light and variable winds. Cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Scattered
flurries overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Scattered
snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Scattered snow showers in the evening, then snow showers likely
overnight. Waves building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast.
Snow showers likely. Waves 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally
around 13 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less. Snow likely Thursday
night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$



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