Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
408 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES NEARLY CALM...BUILDING TO
1 FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING AROUND 5 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

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


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...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$



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