Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 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.

LEZ020-082230-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly
sunny.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Periods of rain.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Periods of rain in the evening, then showers
likely overnight.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely during the day, then a
chance of snow showers Wednesday night.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Partly to
mostly cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 42 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-082230-
Lower Niagara River-
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly sunny.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Periods of rain.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Periods of rain in the evening, then showers
likely overnight.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Partly to mostly cloudy.

$$

LEZ040-041-082230-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers
overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Periods of rain. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Periods of rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers during the day, then lake effect snow showers likely
Tuesday night. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Lake
effect snow. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A chance of
snow showers during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ042-082230-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Periods of rain. Waves
2 feet or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots. Periods of rain in the evening, then showers
likely overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of rain showers during the day. Waves 5 to
8 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers
during the day, then lake effect snow showers likely Wednesday
night. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding
to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of snow showers during the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less.

$$

LOZ043-044-082230-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain showers
overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Periods of rain. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Periods of rain in the evening, then showers likely overnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots.
A chance of rain showers during the day, then lake effect snow
showers likely Tuesday night. Waves 7 to 11 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest. Lake
effect snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to
9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 42 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-082230-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
934 AM EST Sun Dec 8 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly sunny. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the evening, then rain showers likely overnight. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Periods of rain. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Periods of rain in the evening, then showers likely overnight.
Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.
.TUESDAY...West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots.
Rain showers likely with snow showers during the day, then lake
effect snow showers Tuesday night. Waves 6 to 10 feet subsiding
to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest.
Lake effect snow showers likely during the day, then lake effect
snow Wednesday night. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A
chance of snow showers during the day. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

$$



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