Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 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.

LEZ020-250900-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less. Occasional rain.
Patchy fog late.
.WEDNESDAY...Light and variable winds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Occasional rain.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
overnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear.
.FRIDAY...Light and variable winds becoming west around 10 knots.
A chance of rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 38 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-250900-
Lower Niagara River-
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 knots or less. Occasional rain.
Patchy fog late.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds less than 10 knots. Patchy fog in the
morning. Occasional rain.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A
chance of rain showers.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear.
.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.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear.

$$

LEZ040-041-250900-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast.
Patchy fog. Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Patchy fog in the morning. Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
overnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of rain showers in the morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south
less than 10 knots. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming
partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ042-250900-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Patchy fog.
Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Patchy
fog in the morning. Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers
likely. Waves 1 foot or less building to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-250900-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Patchy fog.
Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Patchy fog
in the morning. Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
and increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers. Waves 1 foot or
less building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Showers likely in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 2 to
4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 39 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-250900-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
131 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming
southeast. A chance of rain, then rain likely
late. Patchy fog late. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Patchy
fog in the morning. Occasional rain. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
southwest and increasing to 15 to 20 knots overnight. Rain
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Showers
likely in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south
5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
5 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain or snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

$$


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