Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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.

LEZ020-240915-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly
cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely overnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers
Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast less than
10 knots. A chance of rain showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. A chance of rain showers during the day.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-240915-
Lower Niagara River-
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly
cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming southwest
5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
likely overnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain showers Friday night.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A chance
of rain showers Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of rain showers during the day.

$$

LEZ040-041-240915-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Patchy fog late
this evening. Waves in ice free areas 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south
and diminishing to 10 knots or less overnight. Mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 knots or less becoming
southwest. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
likely overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers
Friday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. A chance of
rain showers Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming north. A
chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$

LOZ042-240915-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy in the
morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest
less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Rain showers likely during the day, then a chance of
rain showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers Saturday
night. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. A chance
of rain showers during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

$$

LOZ043-044-240915-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally
around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Cloudy in the morning,
then becoming mostly sunny. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 knots or less overnight. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 knots or less becoming
southwest. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
likely overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely during the day,
then a chance of rain showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to
6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of rain showers during the day. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 41 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-240915-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1003 PM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Patchy fog late this evening. A chance of showers late this
evening. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to
8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Light and variable winds. A chance of showers
in the evening, then showers likely overnight. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Rain
showers likely during the day, then a chance of rain showers
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of rain showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

$$


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