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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KBUF

FZUS51 KBUF 191023
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 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.

LEZ020-191515-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

TODAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy this
morning, then becoming partly sunny.

TONIGHT
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable. Becoming mainly clear.

TUESDAY
Light and variable winds. Sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Light and variable winds. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest.
Showers with thunderstorms likely during the day, then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday night.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less. Becoming mainly
clear.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 74 degrees.



LOZ030-191515-
Lower Niagara River-
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

TODAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Partly
sunny.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Becoming mainly clear.

TUESDAY
Light and variable winds. Sunny.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Light and variable winds. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day, then showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms Wednesday night.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LEZ040-041-191515-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

TODAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Mostly
cloudy this morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet
subsiding to 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
West winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. Partly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Light and variable winds. Showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest.
Showers with thunderstorms likely during the day, then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds less than 10 knots becoming south.
Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ042-191515-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

TODAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Partly to mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

TUESDAY
Light and variable winds. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
East winds less than 10 knots. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds less than 10 knots becoming
northwest and increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms likely during the day, then showers likely with a
chance of thunderstorms Wednesday night. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Becoming mainly clear. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.



LOZ043-044-191515-
Hamlin Beach to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

TODAY
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers early. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
Light and variable winds. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Light and variable winds. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 foot or less.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely
during the day, then showers likely with a chance of
thunderstorms Wednesday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers during the day. Waves 4 to 7 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Mainly
clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 44 degrees.



LOZ045-191515-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
623 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

TODAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
early. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.

TONIGHT
West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest less than
10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
West winds less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 foot or
less.

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

WEDNESDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Showers and thunderstorms likely
during the day, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms
Wednesday night. Waves 1 foot or less building to 3 to 5 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

THURSDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to
15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to
2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Becoming mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.