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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
314 PM EDT SUN APR 24 2016

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VISIBILITY AS LOW AS 3 TO 5 MILES IN
PERIODIC SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VISIBILITY
AS LOW AS 1 TO 3 MILES EARLY IN THE MORNING IN RAIN SHOWERS...
INCREASING TO GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED IN THE AFTERNOON.

THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR MONDAY WILL BE A 6. THIS IS IN THE HIGH
CATEGORY.

LATEST LEVEL AND TEMPERATURE DATA FROM AROUND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
                                LEVEL           TEMPERATURE
USGS GAGE AT ROUSES POINT NY    97.64 FEET
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT      97.69 FEET      42 DEGREES
KING STREET FERRY DOCK          97.95 FEET      40 DEGREES
USGS GAGE AT PORT HENRY NY      97.83 FEET
COLCHESTER REEF                                 40 DEGREES
DIAMOND ISLAND                                  39 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. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. 
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING
OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. 

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
20 MPH. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10
MPH... BECOMING EAST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUMMITS OBSCURED IN CLOUDS IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
CLOUDY. RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. 

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