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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
233 PM EDT SAT MAY 11 2013

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY GENERALLY
UNRESTRICTED UNTIL MIDNIGHT. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VISIBILITY
GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 

WINDS AND WAVES MAY BE LOCALLY HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR SUNDAY WILL BE A 2. THIS IS IN THE LOW
CATEGORY.

LATEST LEVEL AND TEMPERATURE DATA FROM AROUND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
                                LEVEL           TEMPERATURE
USGS GAGE AT ROUSES POINT NY    96.75 FEET
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT      96.66 FEET      54 DEGREES
KING STREET FERRY DOCK          96.64 FEET      56 DEGREES
COLCHESTER REEF                                 51 DEGREES
DIAMOND ISLAND                                  45 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...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH...
BECOMING WEST 20 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS. WEST
WINDS 35 TO 50 MPH. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW
ZERO AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
AROUND 40. WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH...DECREASING TO 25 TO 30 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE LOWER TEENS IN THE MORNING. 

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

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL MIDNIGHT.
LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. WEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH...INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS
ABOVE ZERO AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 25 TO
35 MPH. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE MID TEENS IN THE MORNING. 

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