Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
133 PM EDT Sun May 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.

LEZ020-192115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
133 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers and scattered
thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Scattered showers in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing.
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 45 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-192115-
Lower Niagara River-
133 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers and scattered
thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered showers overnight.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing.
.TUESDAY...West winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-192115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
133 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered
showers early. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Scattered showers in
the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-192115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
133 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Showers
and scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered
showers overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-192115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
133 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe with
strong winds and large hail. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Showers and scattered thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 1 foot or less building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 45 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-192115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
133 PM EDT Sun May 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe with
strong winds and large hail. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Showers
and scattered thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 1 foot or less building to
2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Partly
cloudy, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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