NWS Lake Ontario Forecast

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 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.

LEZ020-260315-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
late.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of showers in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light
and variable. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest around
10 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south.
Partly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day, then showers and thunderstorms
likely Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Mainly
clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Buffalo is 62 degrees.

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LOZ030-260315-
Lower Niagara River-
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
late.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming light and
variable. Mainly clear.
.THURSDAY...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots. Sunny.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
south. Partly cloudy.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west less than
10 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 knots or less becoming northwest. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then showers
and thunderstorms likely Saturday night.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north. Mainly
clear.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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LEZ040-041-260315-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mainly clear this evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south
less than 10 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest.
Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
south. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then showers and
thunderstorms likely Saturday night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north. A chance
of showers during the day. Waves 2 feet or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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LOZ042-260315-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less. Mainly clear
in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or
less.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then showers and
thunderstorms likely Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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LOZ043-260315-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. A chance
of showers late. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of showers in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mainly clear. Waves 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west.
Sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds less than 10 knots. Mainly
clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 knots or less becoming west. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms during the day, then showers and
thunderstorms likely Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature off Rochester is 54 degrees.

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LOZ044-045-260315-
Sodus Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
502 PM EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Becoming
mainly clear. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots becoming southwest. A
chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
south. Mainly clear. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Sunny.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming
south. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms during the day, then showers and thunderstorms
likely Saturday night. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Becoming mainly clear.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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NWS BUF Office Area Near Shore Forecast