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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
424 AM EDT TUE MAY 1 2012

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
VISIBILITY 3 TO 5 MILES.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY GENERALLY
UNRESTRICTED UNTIL MIDNIGHT. 
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. 

THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN LAKE LEVEL AT THE KING STREET FERRY DOCK IN BURLINGTON
WAS 96.60 FEET...AND THE WATER TEMPERATURE WAS 38 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...

.TODAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH.
.TONIGHT...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. LOWS 35 TO 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS...
BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 

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

.TODAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SUMMITS IN AND OUT OF CLOUDS UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN SUMMITS
BECOMING OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
UNTIL MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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