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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
248 PM EDT THU MAY 22 2014

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES NEARLY
CALM. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VISIBILITY 3 TO 5 MILES IN RAIN...1 MILE OR LESS IN FOG. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE UNTIL MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. WAVES NEARLY CALM. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. VISIBILITY
1 MILE OR LESS IN MORNING FOG...3 TO 5 MILES IN RAIN.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS UNTIL MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES NEARLY CALM. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY 3 TO 5 MILES IN RAIN. 
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. WAVES NEARLY CALM. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VISIBILITY GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED. 

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

THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR FRIDAY WILL BE A 4. THIS IS IN THE MODERATE
CATEGORY.

LATEST LEVEL AND TEMPERATURE DATA FROM AROUND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
                                LEVEL           TEMPERATURE
USGS GAGE AT ROUSES POINT NY    99.05 FEET
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT      99.16 FEET      49 DEGREES
KING STREET FERRY DOCK          99.12 FEET      49 DEGREES
COLCHESTER REEF                                 MM DEGREES
DIAMOND ISLAND                                  48 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...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE UNTIL MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20
MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

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

.TONIGHT...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE UNTIL
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 25
MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 25 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 40S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5
TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO
5 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

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