Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 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.

LEZ020-192115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers with
a chance of thunderstorms. Patchy fog overnight.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy, then
becoming mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 48 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-192115-
Lower Niagara River-
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...South winds less than 10 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Patchy fog
overnight.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning,
then becoming partly sunny.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy in
the evening, then becoming clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy, then
becoming mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-192115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to 20
knots. Showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Patchy fog
overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the
evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers Monday
night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy, then
clearing. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-192115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely late
this morning, then a chance of showers this afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Showers with a chance of
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots. Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening, then becoming clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...East winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Partly cloudy, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-192115-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers late
this morning, then a chance of showers this afternoon. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to 20
knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots. A chance of showers in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening, then becoming clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Partly cloudy, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ044-045-192115-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1036 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Showers, then a chance of showers late. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the
morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy in
the evening, then becoming clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Mostly
cloudy, then clearing. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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