Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 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.

LEZ020-150315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly
clear.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly
cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 75 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-150315-
Lower Niagara River-
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly
cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely with
a chance of thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-150315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of
showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Clearing. Waves 1 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-150315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
south. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-150315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers this
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming east. A
chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Partly sunny. Waves 1
foot or less. Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 49 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-150315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
754 PM EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms early, then just a
chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming
northeast. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers in
the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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