Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 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.

LEZ020-210345-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy this evening,
then becoming mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Sunday night.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 66 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-210345-
Lower Niagara River-
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming north 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Sunday night.
.MONDAY...North winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-210345-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Mostly
cloudy this evening, then clearing. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-043-210345-
Niagara River to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet early, then
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet later in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance of
showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 63 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-210345-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then
showers likely Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ045-210345-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
702 PM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Showers likely
with a chance of thunderstorms during the day, then showers
likely Sunday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers during the day. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

Hitchcock


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