Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1051 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.

LEZ020-242115-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds increasing to 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Becoming partly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 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 51 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-242115-
Lower Niagara River-
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Sunny.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Becoming partly
cloudy.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 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. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LEZ040-041-242115-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. 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 west. Sunny. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY and MONDAY...Southwest 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.

$$

LOZ042-242115-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...West winds 10 knots or less. Sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 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 10 to 15 knots. Becoming partly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$

LOZ043-044-242115-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Light and variable winds. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
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. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 50 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-242115-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. 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 10 to 15 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

$$



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