114  
SXUS41 KBTV 201902  
RECBTV  
NYZ028>031-034-035-VTZ001>012-016>019-211015-  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
302 PM EDT SAT APR 20 2019  
   
THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN FORECAST
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS, BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO  
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS, BUILDING TO 1 TO  
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT.  
VISIBILITY GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED UNTIL MIDNIGHT.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING 5 TO 15 KNOTS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS, BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS  
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET, BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE  
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS UNTIL MIDNIGHT, BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET, SUBSIDING TO NEARLY CALM  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS, BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO  
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES NEARLY CALM, BUILDING TO 1 TO  
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
VISIBILITY GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.  
SHOWERS LIKELY. VISIBILITY 3 TO 5 MILES.    
WEDNESDAY
 
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SHOWERS  
LIKELY IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
VISIBILITY 3 TO 5 MILES, BECOMING GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS, BECOMING 5 TO  
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL  
MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY GENERALLY UNRESTRICTED UNTIL MIDNIGHT.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS, BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
THE ULTRAVIOLET INDEX FOR SUNDAY 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 99.60 FEET  
USGS GAGE AT BURLINGTON VT 99.69 FEET 38 DEGREES  
KING STREET FERRY DOCK MISSING MISSING  
USGS GAGE AT PORT HENRY NY 99.80 FEET  
COLCHESTER REEF MISSING  
DIAMOND ISLAND 36 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
 
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 35 TO 50 MPH, DECREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH, BECOMING SOUTH  
5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY UNTIL MIDNIGHT, THEN BECOMING  
OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH, BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.  
   
THE HIGHER SUMMITS FORECAST FOR THE GREEN MOUNTAINS OF VERMONT
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 45 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
15 TO 30 MPH, BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
20 MPH, BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
SUMMITS IN AND OUT OF CLOUDS IN THE MORNING, THEN BECOMING  
OBSCURED IN CLOUDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.  
 

 
 
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