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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KBUF 230956
NSHBUF

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-231615-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN OVERNIGHT.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND
RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

THURSDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 40 DEGREES.



LOZ030-231615-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN OVERNIGHT.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND
RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY.

THURSDAY
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.



LEZ040-041-231615-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN
LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.



LOZ042-231615-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO 40 KNOT GALES IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS INCREASING TO
45 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE
DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.



LOZ043-044-231615-
HAMLIN BEACH TO MEXICO BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH TO
30 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS INCREASING TO
40 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE
DAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 45 DEGREES...THE CENTRAL
LAKE ONTARIO BUOY WATER TEMPERATURE IS 47 DEGREES.



LOZ045-231615-
MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
456 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES
5 TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.