Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 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.

LEZ020-241530-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-241530-
Lower Niagara River-
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-241530-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-241530-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-241530-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear in
the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south 10 to
15 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms during
the day, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms Monday night.
Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 49 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-241530-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
631 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms during the day, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms Monday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

Church/Hitchcock



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