Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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879 SXUS41 KBTV 291847 RECBTV NYZ028>031-034-035-VTZ001>012-016>019-300915- RECREATIONAL FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT 247 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016 .THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST... .TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. .SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT. .SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VISIBILITY GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED...DECREASING TO 3 TO 5 MILES IN THE AFTERNOON IN SHOWERS. THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR SATURDAY 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 97.30 FEET USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT 97.41 FEET 41 DEGREES KING STREET FERRY DOCK 97.40 FEET 40 DEGREES USGS GAGE AT PORT HENRY NY 97.52 FEET COLCHESTER REEF 41 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... .TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUNDAY...SUMMITS IN AND OUT OF CLOUDS IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH. .THE HIGHER SUMMITS FORECAST FOR THE GREEN MOUNTAINS OF VERMONT... .TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUNDAY...CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. $$

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