Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 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.

LEZ020-251500-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...East winds less than 10 knots. Occasional rain.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west around 10 knots.
A chance of rain showers.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Becoming mainly clear.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 38 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-251500-
Lower Niagara River-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...East winds less than 10 knots. Occasional rain.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of rain showers.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Becoming mainly clear.

$$

LEZ040-041-251500-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south
less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 foot or less building
to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-251500-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Occasional
rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers. Waves 2 feet
or less building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely in the
morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to
4 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ044-251500-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast.
Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots overnight. Rain showers. Waves
1 foot or less building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers. Waves 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

$$

LOZ043-251500-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north 10 knots or
less. Occasional rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
25 knots. Rain showers. Waves 2 feet or less building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers in the morning.
Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 39 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-251500-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
431 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north.
Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest
and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Rain showers. Waves
1 foot or less building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south
5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday
night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

$$



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