Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 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.

LEZ020-131615-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Snow
showers likely early.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers in
the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mostly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain
showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance of
snow showers Sunday night.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers during the day.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 39 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-131615-
Lower Niagara River-
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Scattered snow
showers early.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. A chance of rain showers
in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mostly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
snow showers Sunday night.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Mostly
cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-131615-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

.TODAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Snow showers likely early.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain
showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to
4 feet, then subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
rain and snow showers Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-043-131615-
Niagara River to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Scattered snow showers
early. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers in
the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
northwest. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
6 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers Sunday night. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 39 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-131615-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Snow showers early, then scattered snow showers late
this morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly sunny in the
morning, then becoming cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds less than 10 knots becoming northeast and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of snow and rain showers Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ045-131615-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
605 AM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely early, then scattered snow showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds less than 10 knots becoming northeast and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 10 knots
or less. A chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$



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