Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 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.

LEZ020-170315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 5 to 10 knots.
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers Friday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 72 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-170315-
Lower Niagara River-
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west 5 to 10 knots.
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy in
the evening, then clearing.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers Friday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-170315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Showers
likely in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers
overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy in the
morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less building to
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-170315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny in the
morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy in
the evening, then clearing. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers Wednesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Showers likely during the day, then a chance of
showers Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then a
chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-170315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny in the morning,
then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north less
than 10 knots. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
likely overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Showers likely during the day, then a chance of
showers Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day,
then a chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 68 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-170315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
406 PM EDT Sun Sep 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Sunny in
the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north less
than 10 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance
of showers in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north.
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers during the day, then showers likely
Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers Friday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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