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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
402 AM EDT MON MAY 13 2013

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.A LAKE WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS. VISIBILITY GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. 

LATEST LEVEL AND TEMPERATURE DATA FROM AROUND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
                                LEVEL           TEMPERATURE
USGS GAGE AT ROUSES POINT NY    96.63 FEET
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT      96.60 FEET      51 DEGREES
KING STREET FERRY DOCK          96.58 FEET      53 DEGREES
COLCHESTER REEF                                 49 DEGREES
DIAMOND ISLAND                                  46 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...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S. WEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH...DECREASING TO 25 TO 30 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE LOWER TEENS.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT THEN CLEARING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 20. WEST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. 

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

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH...DECREASING TO 20 TO 25
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE MID TEENS.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS 20 TO
30 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH. 

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