Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 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.

LEZ020-220915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of sprinkles in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers in the evening, then showers overnight.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Scattered
showers in the evening, then showers likely overnight.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers likely during the day, then a chance of showers Sunday
night.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Becoming mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 66 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-220915-
Lower Niagara River-
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of sprinkles in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
in the evening, then showers overnight.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Scattered showers in the evening, then showers
likely overnight.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers likely during the day, then a chance of showers Sunday
night.
.MONDAY...North winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-220915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Showers likely.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day,
then a chance of showers Sunday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-220915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
east. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in
the evening, then showers overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast.
Showers likely in the evening, then scattered showers overnight.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely during the
day, then a chance of showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-220915-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny in the morning, then
becoming partly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely in the
morning, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening,
then showers likely overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Partly
cloudy, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 63 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-220915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1020 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Scattered showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then
showers likely overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers likely. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Partly cloudy, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

Hitchcock



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