Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Burlington VT
250 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.The Lake Champlain Forecast...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West winds around 5 knots...becoming south at 10 to
20 knots after midnight. Waves around 1 foot...building to 1 to 3
feet after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots...increasing to 20 to 30 knots
in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet...building to 3 to 5 feet in the
afternoon. Snow likely in the morning...then rain or snow in the
afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

Latest Level and Temperature Data from Around Lake Champlain
                                Level           Temperature
USGS gage at Rouses Point NY    96.82 feet
USGS gage at Burlington VT      96.92 feet      33 degrees
King Street Ferry Dock          96.94 feet      34 degrees
USGS gage at Port Henry NY      97.05 feet
Colchester Reef                                 34 degrees
Diamond Island                                  33 degrees


.The Higher Summits Forecast for Vermont and Northern New York...

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper teens. Northwest winds 25 to
40 mph...decreasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Wind chill
values in the upper 20s below zero in the morning.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight...then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid teens. West winds 10 to 20 mph...becoming
southwest at 15 to 30 mph after midnight. Wind chill values in the
single digits above zero.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy in the morning...then becoming obscured in
clouds. A chance of snow in the morning...then snow or sleet or rain
in the afternoon. Highs in the mid to upper 30s. Southwest winds
35 to 50 mph. Wind chill values in the single digits above zero.

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