Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 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.

LEZ020-230315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers
with areas of drizzle this evening.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Areas of fog in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day,
then a chance of showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 51 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-230315-
Lower Niagara River-
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers early.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly
clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day,
then a chance of showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-230315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Areas
of fog. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Areas
of fog in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to
less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-230315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. Areas of fog. Waves
2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a
chance of showers Saturday night. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-230315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Areas of fog. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Areas of fog in the
morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds less than 10 knots becoming northwest.
Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 47 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-230315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
437 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers early. Areas of fog. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Areas of fog in the
morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then a chance
of showers Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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