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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 261050
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

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.

LEZ020-261515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Areas of fog this morning. Rain this morning, then
occasional showers this afternoon.

TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely in the
evening, then a chance of rain showers overnight.

SATURDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and
snow overnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Rain and snow.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers likely.

TUESDAY
North winds less than 10 knots. A chance of rain
showers Tuesday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.



LOZ030-261515-
Lower Niagara River-
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

TODAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Rain this morning, then occasional showers this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Rain showers likely in the
evening, then just a chance of rain showers overnight.

SATURDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain showers
in the morning.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of rain and
snow overnight.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 knots or less. Rain and snow.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain showers likely.

TUESDAY
North winds less than 10 knots. A chance of rain
showers Tuesday night.



LEZ040-041-261515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TODAY
Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Areas
of fog this morning. Rain this morning, then occasional showers
this afternoon. Waves in ice free areas 2 feet or less building
to 4 to 7 feet. Waves in ice free areas occasionally around
9 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain showers likely in the
evening, then just a chance of rain showers overnight. Waves 5 to
8 feet building to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 11
feet.

SATURDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers in the morning. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast
and diminishing to 10 knots or less overnight. Rain and snow
overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain and snow. Waves 2
feet or less.

MONDAY
East winds 10 knots or less. Rain showers likely. Waves
1 foot or less.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less. A chance of rain
showers. Waves 1 foot or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.



LOZ042-261515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

TODAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Areas of fog this morning. Rain this morning, then
occasional showers this afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds to 30 knots. Occasional rain showers in the
evening, then a chance of rain showers overnight. Waves 3 to
6 feet building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around
13 feet.

SATURDAY
West winds to 30 knots. A chance of rain showers in
the morning. Waves 7 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around
14 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north and
diminishing to 10 knots or less overnight. A chance of rain
overnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Rain and snow likely.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
North winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2
feet or less.



LOZ043-044-261515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Areas of
fog this morning. Rain this morning, then occasional showers this
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west. Occasional
showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 9 to 12 feet. Waves
occasionally around 15 feet.

SATURDAY
West winds to 30 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves 10 to 14 feet. Waves occasionally around 18 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves
7 to 10 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
13 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Rain and snow likely.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 41 degrees.



LOZ045-261515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
650 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Areas of fog this
morning. Rain this morning, then occasional showers this
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to
30 knots. Occasional rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to
8 to 11 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.

SATURDAY
West winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots.
Rain showers likely in the morning, then a chance of rain showers
in the afternoon. Waves 8 to 12 feet subsiding to 7 to 10 feet.
Waves occasionally around 15 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
and diminishing to less than 10 knots overnight. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 6 to 9 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally
around 11 feet.

SUNDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain and snow.
Waves subsiding to 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of rain showers
Monday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY
East winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1
foot or less.



JJR/RSH