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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KBUF 011748
NSHBUF

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LEZ020-012100-
UPPER NIAGARA RIVER AND BUFFALO HARBOR-
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS AFTERNOON
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SUNNY.

TONIGHT
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN AND SNOW FRIDAY
NIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY
NIGHT.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
A CHANCE OF SNOW.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF BUFFALO IS 32 DEGREES.



LOZ030-012100-
LOWER NIAGARA RIVER-
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS AFTERNOON
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SUNNY.

TONIGHT
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
LESS THAN 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN AND SNOW FRIDAY
NIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY
NIGHT.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
A CHANCE OF SNOW.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LEZ040-041-012100-
BUFFALO TO RIPLEY ALONG LAKE ERIE-
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS AFTERNOON
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES
AND SPRINKLES. THE LAKE IS MOSTLY ICE COVERED.

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN
AND SNOW FRIDAY NIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS SATURDAY NIGHT.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO THE LAKE BEING MOSTLY ICE COVERED.



LOZ042-012100-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS AFTERNOON
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SUNNY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN
RAIN AND SNOW FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT
OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



LOZ043-012100-
HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY ALONG LAKE ONTARIO
INCLUDING IRONDEQUOIT BAY-
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS AFTERNOON
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN AND
SNOW FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST. SNOW
LIKELY DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY
NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF ROCHESTER IS 36 DEGREES.



LOZ044-045-012100-
SODUS BAY TO THE ST LAWRENCE RIVER ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
131 PM EDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS AFTERNOON
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
WEST. SUNNY. WAVES IN ICE FREE AREAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTHEAST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS DURING THE DAY...THEN RAIN AND
SNOW FRIDAY NIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SNOW DURING THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
SATURDAY NIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
SNOW DURING THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.