Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 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.

LEZ020-182115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms early. Showers
and thunderstorms likely late. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds late.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Showers
and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Mostly
sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Partly
cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming south around
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-182115-
Lower Niagara River-
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early.
Showers and thunderstorms likely late. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds late.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers and
thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Partly
cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-182115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely late. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds late. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers
and thunderstorms likely. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Partly
to mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds less than 10 knots becoming north
10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast
10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-182115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early.
Showers and thunderstorms late. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Some thunderstorms
may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-182115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then
showers and thunderstorms likely late. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Some thunderstorms
may produce gusty winds in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 57 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-182115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1051 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms, then showers and thunderstorms late.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds late. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers
and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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