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    RECREATIONAL FORECAST

   National Weather Service Burlington VT
   341 PM EDT Sat May 20 2006

   The Lake Champlain open waters forecast:

   Tonight: Northwest winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. 
   Sunday: West To southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves around 1 foot. A
   chance of showers in the morning, then showers with a chance of
   thunderstorms in the afternoon. Visibility reduced to 3 to 5 miles in
   showers at times. 
   Sunday Night: Northwest winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. a
   chance of showers with visibility reduced to 5 miles at times. 
   Monday: Northwest winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. A chance of
   showers. Visibility unrestricted.

   Winds and waves May be higher in the vicinity of any thunderstorms.

   The Lake Champlain Lake level at the King Street ferry dock in
   Burlington is 97.66 feet, and the water temperature is 48 degrees.

   The ultraviolet index for Sunday, May 21 is a 1. This is in the low
   category.

   During national safe boating week, May 20 through the 26th, and
   throughout the boating season, remember to practice safe and
   responsible boating. Always wear your life jacket when you are out on
   the water. You really should make certain to have a NOAA weather
   radio, all hazards on board.

   The higher summits forecast for Vermont and Northern New York:

   Sunday: Cloudy with showers and a chance of thunderstorms with small
   hail possible, changing to wet snow. Early highs around 40 then
   falling into the 20S. West To southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. 
   Monday: Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Highs in the upper
   20S. Northwest winds 25 to 40 mph.

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