Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1003 AM 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.

LEZ020-222115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1003 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers likely late this morning. A chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...West winds less than 10 knots. A chance of showers.
Patchy fog overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest around
10 knots. Mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 51 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-222115-
Lower Niagara River-
1003 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers in the
evening.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-222115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1003 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers late this
morning. Patchy fog. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Patchy
fog. A chance of showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. Becoming mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear, 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 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ042-222115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1003 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of showers late this morning. Patchy fog.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Patchy
fog. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-222115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1003 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Showers, then a chance of showers late. Patchy fog this
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in the
evening. Patchy fog. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 47 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-222115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1003 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Showers, then a
chance of showers late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers in the
evening. Patchy fog. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or
less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$


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