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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
330 PM EDT TUE MAY 1 2012

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT...PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG.
VISIBILITY 1 MILE OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. VISIBILITY 1 MILE OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2
FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 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.

THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR WEDNESDAY 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...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT AND PATCHY
DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
25 MPH. 

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