Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Burlington VT
300 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.The Lake Champlain Forecast...

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 15 knots this morning, increasing to 10
to 20 knots this afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less, building to 1
to 2 feet this afternoon. Patchy dense fog early, with visibility
locally reduced to less than 1 mile.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. A
chance of showers this evening, then showers likely after
midnight. Visibility generally unrestricted this evening, then
occasionally around 5 miles after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 20 knots, becoming west to
northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet,
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the afternoon. A chance of showers in
the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. A few storms may produce small hail and gusty winds.
Visibility generally unrestricted, though locally below 3 miles in
any heavier showers or storms.

Winds and waves may be locally higher in the vicinity of thunderstorms.

Latest Level and Temperature Data from Around Lake Champlain
                                Level           Temperature
USGS gage at Rouses Point NY    97.30 feet
USGS gage at Burlington VT      97.32 feet      69 degrees
King Street Ferry Dock          97.40 feet      70 degrees
USGS gage at Port Henry NY      97.42 feet
Colchester Reef                                 69 degrees
Diamond Island                                  68 degrees


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

.TODAY...Sunny this morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in
the 60s. South winds around 15 mph, increasing to 10 to 15 mph in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the 50s. Southwest
winds 15 to 30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. A few storms
may contain gusty winds and small hail. Highs in the 60s. West
winds 20 to 35 mph, decreasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.


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