Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 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.

LEZ020-160900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear
in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast around
10 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Rain likely Friday night.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night.
.SUNDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 46 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-160900-
Lower Niagara River-
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. Areas of fog in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Mainly
clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east.
Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain likely Friday night.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-160900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots becoming
east. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Areas of fog in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance
of showers during the day, then rain Friday night. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ042-160900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Areas
of fog in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Rain likely Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less than
10 knots. Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of
showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers.
Waves 1 foot or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-160900-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Areas of
fog. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Areas of fog in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds less than 10 knots becoming west.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east. Rain
likely Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Occasional rain during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 44 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-160900-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Wed May 16 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Areas of fog.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Areas of
fog in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance
of rain Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Rain likely during the day, then a chance of showers Saturday
night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$



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