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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 010548
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

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.

LEZ020-011015-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

OVERNIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west.
Rain showers, then a chance of rain showers late.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow showers in
the morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to
10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.

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

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Partly to mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 32 degrees.



LOZ030-011015-
Lower Niagara River-
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

OVERNIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
15 to 20 knots. Rain showers, then a chance of
rain showers late.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. A
chance of snow showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy.

TUESDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 to
20 knots. Becoming mostly sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mainly clear.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Partly to mostly cloudy.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers Friday night.



LEZ040-041-011015-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


OVERNIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west.
Rain showers, then a chance of rain showers late.
Waves in ice free areas 3 to 6 feet. Waves in ice free areas
occasionally around 7 feet.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. A
chance of snow showers in the morning, then snow showers likely
in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 5 to 8 feet.
Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to
25 knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest. Mostly
sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to
30 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.



LOZ042-011015-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

OVERNIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Rain showers, then a chance of rain showers late.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.

MONDAY
West winds to 30 knots increasing to 40 knot gales.
Snow showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 7 feet building
to 7 to 10 feet. Waves occasionally around 13 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northwest gales to 40 knots diminishing to
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 8 to 11 feet subsiding to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 14 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest. Partly
to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or less.



LOZ043-044-011015-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

OVERNIGHT
South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest.
Rain showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.

MONDAY
West winds to 30 knots increasing to 35 knot gales. A
chance of rain showers in the morning, then snow showers in the
afternoon. Waves 5 to 9 feet building to 7 to 10 feet. Waves
occasionally around 13 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northwest gales to 40 knots diminishing to
30 knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 10 to 13 feet subsiding
to 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around 16 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds to 30 knots becoming west 15 to
25 knots. A chance of snow showers in the morning. Waves 5 to
8 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Partly to
mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

The water temperature off Rochester is 37 degrees.



LOZ045-011015-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
1248 AM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

OVERNIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest.
Rain showers. Waves in ice free areas 3 to 5 feet. Waves in ice
free areas occasionally around 6 feet.

MONDAY
West winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. A
chance of rain and snow showers in the morning, then snow showers
likely in the afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally
around 10 feet.

MONDAY NIGHT
West gales to 35 knots becoming northwest and
diminishing to 15 to 25 knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 6 to
9 feet subsiding to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet.

TUESDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Sunny.
Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly to mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

WEDNESDAY
West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 5 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers Friday night. Waves 2 feet or
less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.