Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 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.

LEZ020-141015-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Cloudy late this evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to 10
knots. Mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Partly to mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow showers in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. A chance of snow showers
during the day.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. A chance of snow showers Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of snow showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 36 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141015-
Lower Niagara River-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Scattered flurries late this evening.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to 10
knots. Becoming mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Partly to mostly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. A chance of snow showers
during the day.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to 10
knots. A chance of snow showers Thursday night.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A chance of
snow showers.

$$

LEZ041-141015-
Dunkirk to Buffalo along Lake Erie-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly 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. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Snow showers likely during the day.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LEZ040-141015-
Ripley to Dunkirk along Lake Erie-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east.
Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly
to mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Snow showers likely during the day.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Snow showers
likely Thursday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Snow
showers likely with a chance of rain showers during the day, then
a chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-141015-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Scattered flurries. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to 10
knots. Partly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30
knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 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. A chance of snow showers during the
day. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of snow showers Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-141015-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east
and diminishing to 10 knots or less. Scattered flurries. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15
to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves
7 to 10 feet building to 9 to 12 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 5
feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow showers Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141015-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
937 PM EST Sun Jan 13 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds less than 10 knots becoming west.
Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15
to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Snow showers likely during the
day. Waves 7 to 11 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 14 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers
Thursday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance of
snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

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