Marine Weather for LO 062

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 10:31 PM EDT on October 21, 2016
Gale watch in effect from Saturday evening through Sunday morning
Lake Ontario Open Waters From The Niagara River To Hamlin Beach-
Rest Of Tonight
North winds 15 to 25 knots. Rain likely with a chance of drizzle late this evening...then a chance of showers and drizzle after midnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet.
Northwest winds to 30 knots. A chance of showers and drizzle through mid morning...then a chance of showers late in the morning. Waves 5 to 9 feet.
Saturday Night
Northwest winds to 30 knots increasing to 35 knot gales. Waves 6 to 10 feet building to 8 to 11 feet.
West gales to 35 knots diminishing to 15 to 25 knots. Waves 7 to 11 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet.
Sunday Night
West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northwest and diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to 20 knots. Scattered showers Wednesday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Watches & Warnings

Gale Watch
Issued: 11:29 PM EDT Oct. 21, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Gale watch remains in effect from Saturday evening through
Sunday morning...

* winds... northwest to 35 knots.

* Waves... 10 to 13 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased... but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Buffalo, NY 61.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
NW Lake Ontario Ajax 45159 61 °F 1.31 ft
West Lake Ontario Grimsby 45139 61 °F 3.94 ft
Port Colborne 45142 62 °F 1.97 ft
EAST Lake Ontario 20NM North Northeast of Rochester, NY 45012 56 °F 4.92 ft
Lake Simcoe 45151
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Dunkirk, NY DBLN6