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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
317 PM EDT SUN MAY 6 2012

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. 
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES NEARLY CALM. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15
TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VISIBILITY AROUND 5
MILES...DECREASING TO 2 TO 4 MILES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. RAIN IN
THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. VISIBILITY 2 TO
4 MILES. 

THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN LAKE LEVEL AT THE KING STREET FERRY DOCK IN BURLINGTON
WAS 96.72 FEET...AND THE WATER TEMPERATURE WAS 39 DEGREES.

THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR MONDAY WILL BE A 7. THIS IS IN THE HIGH
CATEGORY.

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...

.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. 
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY.
A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH. 

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