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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 262206
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

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.

LEZ020-270315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms through the early overnight.

MONDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Becoming mainly clear.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Partly cloudy, then becoming mainly clear.

THURSDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Friday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 69 degrees.



LOZ030-270315-
Lower Niagara River-
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms through the early overnight.

MONDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
sunny.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear.

TUESDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots diminishing to less
than 10 knots. Partly cloudy, then becoming mainly clear.

THURSDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear, then
becoming partly cloudy.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Friday night.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ040-041-270315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms through the early
overnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mainly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Partly
cloudy, then becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Friday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ042-270315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the early overnight. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Mostly cloudy, then clearing. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Friday night.
Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ043-044-270315-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms through
the early overnight, then a chance of showers late. Waves 2 feet
or less building to 2 to 4 feet.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming south.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

FRIDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
during the day, then showers likely Friday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 69 degrees.



LOZ045-270315-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
606 PM EDT Sun Jun 26 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Showers
and thunderstorms through the early overnight, then a chance of
showers late. Waves 2 feet or less.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

WEDNESDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. A
chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 knots or less increasing to 10 to
15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers during the day, then showers likely Friday night.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.