Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 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.

LEZ020-230915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds becoming north 5 to 10 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
in the evening.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear, then
becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
and thunderstorms likely.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 66 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-230915-
Lower Niagara River-
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less. Showers.
.SATURDAY...Southeast 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. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.SUNDAY...Light and variable winds becoming north 5 to 10 knots.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.MONDAY...North winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear, then
becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
and thunderstorms likely.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-230915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of
showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-230915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to 20
knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to
less than 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
A chance of showers in the evening. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear, then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-230915-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east. Showers
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less building to
2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a
chance of showers overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 48 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-230915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
148 AM EDT Sat Jun 23 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Showers
in the morning, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening,
then a chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...North winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
A chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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