Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

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.

LEZ020-011015-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Partly
sunny in the morning, then becoming cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to
30 knots. Showers likely.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers in the evening.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-011015-
Lower Niagara River-
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Partly
sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west. Showers
likely.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers during the day, then a chance of snow showers Saturday
night.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers during the day, then
a chance of snow showers Sunday night.

$$

LEZ040-041-011015-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 5 to
8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south. Cloudy.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. Showers
likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
25 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 7 to 10 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day, then a chance
of rain and snow showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers during the day, then
a chance of rain showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ042-011015-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 6 to 9 feet
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. Showers
likely. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 11 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. A chance of rain showers in the evening. Waves 6 to
10 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
13 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow and
rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-011015-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. Rain,
then a chance of rain showers late. Waves 9 to 13 feet. Waves
occasionally around 16 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. A chance of
rain showers. Waves 9 to 12 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 15 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain showers in the evening, then rain
showers likely overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west to 30 knots.
Showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 9 to 12 feet. Waves
occasionally around 15 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Rain
showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
overnight. Waves 9 to 13 feet subsiding to 7 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 16 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers
during the day, then a chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves
6 to 9 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots. A chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance
of snow and rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-011015-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1244 AM EST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds to 30 knots. Lake effect rain
, then a chance of rain showers late. Waves 7 to 11 feet.
Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest
and diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. A chance of
rain showers. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 14 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. Rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds to 30 knots becoming west. Showers. Waves
3 to 6 feet building to 8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to
25 knots. Rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of
rain showers overnight. Waves 9 to 12 feet subsiding to 6 to
10 feet. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less building
to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to 20 knots.
A chance of snow showers during the day, then a chance of snow
and rain showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.

$$

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