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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 202051
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

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.

LEZ020-210415-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

TONIGHT
West winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear this
evening, then becoming partly cloudy.

TUESDAY
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Partly sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Mostly sunny.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds less than 10 knots. Partly to
mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy.

FRIDAY
East winds 10 knots or less. Snow showers likely Friday
night.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast. Rain and
snow showers likely during the day, then snow showers likely
Saturday night.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 37 degrees.



LOZ030-210415-
Lower Niagara River-
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear this evening,
then becoming partly cloudy.

TUESDAY
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. Partly
sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Partly to mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy.

FRIDAY
East winds 10 knots or less. Snow showers likely Friday
night.

SATURDAY
East winds around 10 knots becoming northeast. Rain
and snow showers likely during the day, then snow showers likely
Saturday night.



LEZ040-041-210415-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

TONIGHT
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Scattered snow showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Scattered snow showers in the morning. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 knots or less. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

FRIDAY
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Rain and snow showers likely
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY
East winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north. Rain and
snow showers likely. Waves 2 feet or less.



LOZ042-210415-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
less than 10 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or
less.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.

FRIDAY
East winds 5 to 15 knots. Snow and rain showers likely
Friday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast. Rain
and snow showers likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet.



LOZ043-044-210415-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest.
Scattered snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 knots or less. Mostly cloudy. Waves
1 foot or less.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming east 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves 1 to
3 feet.

SATURDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast. Snow
and rain showers likely during the day, then snow showers likely
Saturday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.



LOZ045-210415-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
351 PM EST Mon Jan 20 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers and freezing rain in the
evening, then a chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 4 to
7 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the
morning, then becoming partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding
to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

THURSDAY
South winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.

FRIDAY
East winds 10 knots or less becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves 1 foot or
less.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Snow and rain showers
likely during the day, then snow showers likely Saturday night.
Waves 2 feet or less.


JLA