Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1113 AM EDT Wed May 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.

LEZ020-232115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1113 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-232115-
Lower Niagara River-
1113 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds around 10 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds around 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...South winds less than 10 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-232115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1113 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Becoming mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-232115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1113 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-232115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1113 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2
feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 49 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-232115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1113 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny on Friday. A
chance of showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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