Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
356 AM EST Wed Nov 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.

LEZ020-141615-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
356 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A slight
chance of snow showers early.
.TONIGHT...North winds less than 10 knots becoming east. Partly
cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Snow likely in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Snow.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots.
Snow with rain likely during the day, then a chance of snow and
rain Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less than
10 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of snow and rain
showers during the day, then a chance of snow showers Sunday
night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 48 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-141615-
Lower Niagara River-
356 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to 15
knots. A slight chance of snow showers early.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Snow likely in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Snow.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots.
Snow with rain likely during the day, then a chance of snow and
rain Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow and
rain showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of
snow showers Sunday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-141615-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
356 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

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

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Scattered snow showers early. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Snow and rain in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Snow and rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Rain and
snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 8 feet, then subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow and rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-141615-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
356 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

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

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers likely
early, then a chance of snow showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east 10 knots or
less. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow in
the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Snow. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west and increasing
to 15 to 25 knots. Snow and rain during the day, then a chance of
rain and snow Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to 4 to
7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow and rain
showers Saturday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-141615-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
356 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow through
the morning, then snow showers likely early this afternoon. A
chance of snow showers late. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast
10 knots or less. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow in
the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east
5 to 15 knots. Snow. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west and increasing
to 15 to 25 knots. Snow with rain likely during the day, then a
chance of rain and snow Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of
snow showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 46 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-141615-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
356 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers early. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of snow showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of snow in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
northeast. Snow. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Snow with rain likely. Waves 1 foot
or less building to 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow and rain
showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$


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