Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 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.

LEZ020-200400-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow.
.SUNDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Snow in
the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow Tuesday night.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to less than 10 knots. Rain and snow during the
day, then rain likely with a chance of snow Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Thursday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 34 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-200400-
Lower Niagara River-
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Snow.
.SUNDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow in the morning, then a
chance of snow in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of snow showers.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow Tuesday night.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to less than 10 knots. Rain and snow during the day,
then rain likely with a chance of snow Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Snow showers
likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers Thursday
night.

$$

LEZ040-041-200400-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots. Heavy freezing spray.
Snow. Waves 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. Heavy freezing spray. Snow in the morning, then a
chance of snow in the afternoon. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Heavy freezing spray. A chance of snow showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Snow Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less building to
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Rain and snow during the day, then rain likely with a
chance of snow Wednesday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ042-200400-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots. Heavy freezing spray.
Snow. Waves 8 to 12 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds to 30 knots. Heavy freezing spray. Snow in
the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Waves 9 to
12 feet subsiding to 6 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around
15 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Heavy freezing spray. Snow likely. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers likely in
the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
and diminishing to less than 10 knots overnight. Becoming mainly
clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Snow Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less building to
2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Rain and snow during the day, then
rain likely with a chance of snow Wednesday night. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow showers
likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers Thursday
night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-200400-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds to 30 knots. Heavy freezing spray.
Snow. Waves 7 to 11 feet building to 10 to 13 feet. Waves
occasionally around 16 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming north. Heavy
freezing spray. Snow. Waves 10 to 13 feet subsiding to 6 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Heavy freezing spray. Snow. Waves 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally
around 11 feet.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers likely in
the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.TUESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Snow Tuesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Snow and rain during the day, then rain likely with a
chance of snow showers Wednesday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-200400-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
640 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Heavy freezing spray. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds to 30 knots becoming north 15 to
25 knots. Heavy freezing spray. Snow. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Heavy freezing spray.
Snow likely in the evening, then a chance of snow showers
overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast
less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Snow Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or
less building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Snow and rain. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Thursday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

JJR/RSH/SW



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