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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
359 AM EDT TUE MAY 10 2016

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. 

LATEST LEVEL AND TEMPERATURE DATA FROM AROUND LAKE CHAMPLAIN
                                LEVEL           TEMPERATURE
USGS GAGE AT ROUSES POINT NY    96.97 FEET
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT      97.02 FEET      43 DEGREES
KING STREET FERRY DOCK          97.06 FEET      45 DEGREES
USGS GAGE AT PORT HENRY NY      97.12 FEET
COLCHESTER REEF                                 42 DEGREES
DIAMOND ISLAND                                  40 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...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
25 MPH...DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. 

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

.TODAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
30 MPH...DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
25 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. 

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