Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 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.

LEZ020-242100-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Scattered showers
late.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast.
Periods of rain. Patchy fog overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Patchy fog in the morning. Periods of rain.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers
likely.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Rain
showers likely during the day.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 38 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-242100-
Lower Niagara River-
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Scattered showers
late.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Periods
of rain. Patchy fog overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Areas of fog in the morning. Periods of rain.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Periods of
rain in the evening, then rain showers likely overnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.

$$

LEZ040-041-242100-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Showers likely
late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Periods
of rain. Patchy fog overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Patchy fog. Periods of rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west
10 to 15 knots. Rain showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Rain showers
likely during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance of
rain showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

$$

LOZ042-242100-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. Scattered showers late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Periods
of rain. Areas of fog overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Areas of fog. Periods of rain. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Periods of
rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet, then subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers during the
day. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-242100-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Periods of
rain. Areas of fog overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Areas of
fog. Periods of rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots. Patchy fog in the evening. Periods of rain. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 5 to
15 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain showers Thursday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers
Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 39 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-242100-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1031 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly sunny late this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Showers
likely in the evening, then periods of rain overnight. Waves
1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. Periods of
rain. Patchy fog in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Patchy fog in the evening. Periods of rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers
Thursday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less. A chance of rain showers
Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain showers during the day, then a chance of rain and snow
showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$



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