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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 250535
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 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.

LEZ020-251000-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

OVERNIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast.
Rain.

SUNDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Rain with a chance of thunderstorms
in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Partly to mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
East winds 5 to 15 knots. Rain.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.



LOZ030-251000-
Lower Niagara River-
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

OVERNIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
10 to 15 knots. Rain.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Rain with a chance
of thunderstorms in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mainly clear.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ040-041-251000-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


OVERNIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast
15 to 20 knots. Rain. The lake is mostly ice covered.

SUNDAY
South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Rain with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Partly to mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
East winds 5 to 15 knots. Rain.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.



LOZ042-251000-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


OVERNIGHT
East winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain. Waves 2 to
4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Rain
with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Waves 4 to 6 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ043-044-251000-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


OVERNIGHT
East winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southeast.
Rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Rain
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.



LOZ045-251000-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


OVERNIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of rain and freezing rain, then
rain with a chance of freezing rain late. Waves in ice free areas
2 feet or less.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south. Rain
with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to
1 foot or less.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less building to
2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest less
than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Partly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. A
chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. Rain
during the day, then rain and snow Thursday night. Waves 1 foot
or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.