Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 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.

LEZ020-202130-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy late this
morning, then becoming partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening, then becoming mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. A chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 48 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-202130-
Lower Niagara River-
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Cloudy late
this morning, then becoming mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds. Sunny.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers.
.TUESDAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-202130-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered showers late this morning. Waves around 2 feet subsiding
to 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast.
A chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-202130-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy late
this morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east. A
chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-202130-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Cloudy late this
morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet subsiding
to 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 43 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-202130-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
916 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Cloudy late this morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Waves around
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

Hitchcock


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