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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
311 AM EDT THU APR 19 2012

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN LAKE LEVEL AT THE KING STREET FERRY DOCK IN BURLINGTON
WAS 96.14 FEET...AND THE WATER TEMPERATURE WAS 39 DEGREES.

EARLY IN THE BOATING SEASON...WATER TEMPERATURES ON RIVERS...PONDS AND
LAKES REMAIN RATHER COLD. IMMERSION IN COLD WATER CAN BE LIFE THREATENING
VERY QUICKLY DUE TO HYPOTHERMIA AND THE BODIES INABILITY TO WORK
EFFICIENTLY IN THE COLD WATER. THEREFORE...IT IS RECOMMENDED TO CONSIDER
POSTPONING SMALL CRAFT BOATING ACTIVITIES UNTIL WATER TEMPERATURES BECOME
WARMER. HOWEVER...IF YOU CHOOSE TO VENTURE OUT...WEAR ALL RECOMMENDED
COLD WATER PROTECTIVE GEAR...INCLUDING A LIFE JACKET...IN THE EVENT OF AN
ACCIDENT.

&&

.THE HIGHER SUMMITS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN ADIRONDACKS OF NEW YORK AND
THE NORTHERN GREEN MOUNTAINS OF VERMONT...

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. 
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 25 MPH. 

.THE HIGHER SUMMITS FORECAST FOR THE SOUTHERN GREEN MOUNTAINS OF
VERMONT...

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. 
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 

$$

LAHIFF

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