Recreational Report
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000 SXUS41 KBTV 231830 RECBTV NYZ028>031-034-035-VTZ001>012-016>019-240830- Recreational Forecast National Weather Service Burlington VT 230 PM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 .The Lake Champlain Forecast... .TONIGHT...Variable winds around 5 knots...becoming south at 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Waves less than 1 foot...building to 1 to 2 feet after midnight. .FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. Snow developing in the morning...changing to rain in the afternoon. Visibility 1 to 3 miles. .FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 20 knots until midnight...becoming light and variable overnight before trending north 5 to 10 knots toward morning. Waves 1 to 2 feet...subsiding to 1 foot or less after midnight. Rain until midnight...then a chance of rain or snow after midnight. Visibility 2 to 4 miles. .SATURDAY...North winds around 10 knots. Waves around 1 foot. A chance of mixed precipitation in the morning...then mainly dry in the afternoon. Visibility generally unrestricted. Wave heights are for ice free areas. The ultraviolet index for Friday will be a 2. This is in the low category. Latest Level and Temperature Data from Around Lake Champlain Level Temperature USGS gage at Rouses Point NY 96.77 feet USGS gage at Burlington VT 96.89 feet 33 degrees King Street Ferry Dock 96.94 feet 34 degrees USGS gage at Port Henry NY 97.00 feet Colchester Reef 34 degrees Diamond Island 34 degrees && .The Higher Summits Forecast for Vermont and Northern New York... .TONIGHT...Mainly clear this evening...then becoming cloudy overnight. Evening lows 10 to 18 above...slowly rising into the 20s overnight. West winds 10 to 20 mph...becoming southwest at 20 to 35 mph after midnight. Wind chill values around zero this evening. .FRIDAY...Cloudy in the morning...then summits becoming obscured in clouds with mixed precipitation developing. Highs 32 to 39. Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph...increasing to 35 to 50 mph in the afternoon. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Summits obscured in clouds. Rain or mixed precipitation until midnight...then mixed precipitation likely after midnight. Lows 25 to 30 north and 30 to 35 south. West winds 35 to 50 mph...becoming northwest 20 to 35 mph after midnight. .SATURDAY...Summits obscured in clouds in the morning...then cloudy. A chance of mixed precipitation in the morning...with precipitation becoming confined to the southern Greens in the afternoon. Near steady temperatures from the upper 20s to lower 30s north...and lower to mid 30s south. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph...becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. $$ JMG is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.