Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 AM EDT Sun May 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.

LEZ020-200900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Showers likely.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy in
the evening, then becoming mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 48 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-200900-
Lower Niagara River-
131 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy in the
morning, then becoming mostly sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers overnight.
.TUESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear.

$$

LEZ040-041-200900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in the
morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-200900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Showers likely, then a chance of showers late.
Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ043-200900-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Showers likely. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-045-200900-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Showers likely. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. A chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Partly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$



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