Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 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.

LEZ020-110400-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of flurries or patchy freezing drizzle. Patchy
freezing drizzle late.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly to mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. Partly to mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
rain and snow during the day, then rain likely Friday night.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and
snow showers Saturday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 40 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-110400-
Lower Niagara River-
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of flurries or patchy freezing drizzle late.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
rain.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers
during the day, then a chance of rain and snow showers Saturday
night.

$$

LEZ040-041-110400-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots this evening. Patchy freezing
drizzle early. A chance of flurries or patchy freezing drizzle.
Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain during the day, then rain likely Friday night. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-110400-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A slight chance of very light freezing drizzle and
flurries early. Patchy freezing drizzle late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-110400-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A slight
chance of very light freezing drizzle early. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming
northwest. Snow showers likely in the evening, then a chance of
snow showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Partly
to mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast
15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of rain during the day, then rain likely Friday night. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 39 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-110400-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
331 PM EST Mon Dec 10 2018

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. A chance of flurries or patchy freezing drizzle late.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Snow
showers likely in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear in the
evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of rain during the day, then rain likely Friday night. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. A
chance of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and
snow showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$



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