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

LEZ020-141600-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
340 AM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Scattered flurries early.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Partly to
mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Scattered snow
showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Scattered snow showers during
the day.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Snow likely Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of snow showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 36 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141600-
Lower Niagara River-
340 AM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Scattered flurries early.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots 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 during
the day.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Snow
likely Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of snow showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-141600-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
340 AM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.TODAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. 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
3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Snow showers likely during the day.
Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
A chance of snow during the day, then snow likely Thursday night.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-141600-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
340 AM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Scattered flurries this morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy. 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 afternoon. 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 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Scattered snow showers during the
day. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Snow
likely Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-141600-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
340 AM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.TODAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Scattered
flurries this morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds to 30 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 7 to
11 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Snow
likely Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141600-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
340 AM EST Mon Jan 14 2019

.TODAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Partly
to mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. Scattered snow showers in the evening, then snow
showers likely overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Snow showers likely during the
day. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Snow
likely Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

JJR/RSH


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