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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
248 PM EDT SAT MAY 10 2014

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FOOT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. 

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

LATEST LEVEL AND TEMPERATURE DATA FROM AROUND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
                                LEVEL           TEMPERATURE
USGS GAGE AT ROUSES POINT NY    99.81 FEET
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT      99.83 FEET      45 DEGREES
KING STREET FERRY DOCK          99.72 FEET      42 DEGREES
COLCHESTER REEF                                 MM DEGREES
DIAMOND ISLAND                                  43 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 VERMONT AND NORTHERN NEW YORK...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT THEN CLEARING. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO
40 MPH...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
25 TO 40 MPH. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. 

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