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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KBUF 180246
NSHBUF

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-180930-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY.

THURSDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
10 KNOTS. CLOUDY EARLY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING MAINLY
CLEAR.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. SUNNY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 68 DEGREES.



LOZ030-180930-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. PARTLY CLOUDY.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY SUNNY.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST. BECOMING MAINLY CLEAR.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. SUNNY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH.
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



LEZ040-041-180930-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST. BECOMING MAINLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. SUNNY.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.



LOZ042-180930-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST.
BECOMING MAINLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. SUNNY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.



LOZ043-180930-
HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST.
BECOMING MAINLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SUNNY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2
TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 64 DEGREES...THE CENTRAL
LAKE ONTARIO BUOY WATER TEMPERATURE IS 62 DEGREES.



LOZ044-180930-
SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. MOSTLY
CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. 

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. MAINLY
CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. SUNNY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH.
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.



LOZ045-180930-
MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
1046 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. MOSTLY
CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST. MAINLY
CLEAR. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH. SUNNY.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.



JM/RSH/TMA