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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 200757
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 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.

LEZ020-201515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

TODAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.

TONIGHT
Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear in the
evening, then becoming partly cloudy.

SATURDAY
Light and variable winds becoming west around
10 knots. Sunny.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear.

SUNDAY
Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.

MONDAY
Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots.
Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers Tuesday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 34 degrees.



LOZ030-201515-
Lower Niagara River-
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

TODAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Sunny.

TONIGHT
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.

SATURDAY
Light and variable winds becoming west around
10 knots. Sunny.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds less than 10 knots. Clear.

SUNDAY
Light and variable winds. Mainly clear.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers Tuesday night.



LEZ040-041-201515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

TODAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves
2 feet or less.

SATURDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest.
Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear. Waves
1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of rain showers Tuesday night. Waves 2 feet or less.



LOZ042-201515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY
West winds less than 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south. Mainly
clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 foot or less.



LOZ043-044-201515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


TODAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Scattered
snow showers this morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

SUNDAY
West winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot
or less.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southeast. A chance
of showers Tuesday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 38 degrees.



LOZ045-201515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
357 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Scattered
snow showers this morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4
feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less than
10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

SATURDAY
West winds 10 knots or less. Mostly sunny. Waves
2 feet or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

SUNDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south. Mainly
clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.



Church/Hitchcock