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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
419 AM EDT SAT MAY 5 2012

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...DECREASING TO AROUND 5 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET...SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FOOT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. 

THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN LAKE LEVEL AT THE KING STREET FERRY DOCK IN BURLINGTON
WAS 96.64 FEET...AND THE WATER TEMPERATURE WAS 40 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 VERMONT AND NORTHERN NEW YORK...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH...DECREASING TO 5 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 

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