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Great Lakes Ice Outlook (CLEICELIO)

issued Monday Wednesday Friday


 


                             Freezing Degree Day Information

	CLEWRKLIO DEF 
TTAA00 KCLE 081604
 
FREEZING DEGREE DAY ACCUMULATIONS AT SELECTED STATIONS
COMPARED TO NORMAL CALCULATED ON Tue Jul 8:
 
LOCATION           DATE   NORMAL CURRENT
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   DULUTH,   MN  JUN    9 1434 2552    
MARQUETTE,   MI  JUN    9 1315 2427    
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  JUN    9  906 2035    
 GREENBAY,   WI  JUN    9  558 1600    
MILWAUKEE,   WI  JUN    9    0  720    
  CHICAGO,   IL  JUN    9    0  353    
 MUSKEGON,   MI  JUN    9    0  346    
   ALPENA,   MI  JUN    9  503 1603    
  DETROIT,   MI  JUN    9    0  270    
   TOLEDO,   OH  JUN    9    0  312    
CLEVELAND,   OH  JUN    9    0    0    
  BUFFALO,   NY  JUN    9    0  425    




                         Canadian Daily Ice Forecast 





 FICN19 CWIS 081545
Ice forecasts for the Great Lakes issued by Environment Canada at
12:00 p.m. EDT Sunday 8 June 2014 for today tonight and Monday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 12:00 p.m. Monday.

 Forecasts have ended for the season.

 The Lake Michigan ice description has been pared by the U.S.
National Ice Center.

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                            Freeze-Up/Break-Up Outlook (NWS CLE)

	

   National Ice Center 30 day ice outlook


					



 FECN19 CWIS 151800 
THIRTY DAY ICE OUTLOOK FOR THE GREAT LAKES ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA 
ON 15 MAY 2014 FOR MID-MAY TO MID-JUNE.
THIS IS THE LAST 30 DAY OUTLOOK OF THE SEASON.

 Lake Superior

 Average air temperatures were below normal in the first half of May. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be below 
normal. 

 Thunder Bay.
May 16 to 31... Clearing at the end of the month. 
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free. 

 Nipigon and Black Bays.
May 16 to June 15... Clearing in the first week of June.

 From Grand Marais Minnesota to the entrance to Nipigon Bay.
End of May... Open water.
Mid-June... Ice free.

 From Grand Marais to Duluth.
May 16 to 31... Open water to ice free except for an area of 9 to 10 
tenths very thick lake ice near Duluth clearing in the second week. 
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free.

 Southern Lake Superior west of Keweenaw Peninsula.
May 16 to 31... Clearing in the second week.
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free.

 Southern Lake Superior east of the Keweenaw Peninsula.
End of May... A few areas of 7 to 9 tenths of very thick lake ice 
remaining within 10 to 20 nautical miles of the shore.
June 1 to 15... Clearing early in the first week. 
 
Whitefish Bay.
May 16 to 31... Clearing in the first week.
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free.

 From Whitefish Bay northwards to Michipicoten Bay.
End of May... Open water to ice free.
June 1 to 15... Ice free.

 From Michipicoten Bay to the entrance to Nipigon Bay.
End of May... Open water to ice free.
June 1 to 15... Ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Superior.
End of May... Ice free.
June 1 to 15... Ice free.

 Lake Michigan

 In the first half of May, average air temperatures were near normal. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be normal 
to below normal. 

 Green Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Northeastern Lake Michigan. 
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Michigan.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Lake Huron and Georgian Bay

 In the first half of May, average air temperatures were near normal.  
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be near 
normal.

 North Channel.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 St Mary's River.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 South of Manitoulin Island westward to north-western Lake Huron.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 North-western Lake Huron near the Straits of Mackinac.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 From north-western Lake Huron to Saginaw Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Saginaw Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.
.
The southern and eastern shore of Lake Huron.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Georgian Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Huron.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair

 Average air temperatures were near normal in the first half of May. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be near 
normal. 

 Lake St Clair and the Western Basin.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 The rest of Lake Erie.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Lake Ontario

 Average air temperatures were near normal in the first half of May. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be near 
normal. 

 Northeastern Lake Ontario.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Bay of Quinte.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 St Lawrence River.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Ontario.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

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Canadian 30-day ice outlook





 FECN19 CWIS 151800 
THIRTY DAY ICE OUTLOOK FOR THE GREAT LAKES ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA 
ON 15 MAY 2014 FOR MID-MAY TO MID-JUNE.
THIS IS THE LAST 30 DAY OUTLOOK OF THE SEASON.

 Lake Superior

 Average air temperatures were below normal in the first half of May. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be below 
normal. 

 Thunder Bay.
May 16 to 31... Clearing at the end of the month. 
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free. 

 Nipigon and Black Bays.
May 16 to June 15... Clearing in the first week of June.

 From Grand Marais Minnesota to the entrance to Nipigon Bay.
End of May... Open water.
Mid-June... Ice free.

 From Grand Marais to Duluth.
May 16 to 31... Open water to ice free except for an area of 9 to 10 
tenths very thick lake ice near Duluth clearing in the second week. 
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free.

 Southern Lake Superior west of Keweenaw Peninsula.
May 16 to 31... Clearing in the second week.
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free.

 Southern Lake Superior east of the Keweenaw Peninsula.
End of May... A few areas of 7 to 9 tenths of very thick lake ice 
remaining within 10 to 20 nautical miles of the shore.
June 1 to 15... Clearing early in the first week. 
 
Whitefish Bay.
May 16 to 31... Clearing in the first week.
June 1 to 15... Open water to ice free.

 From Whitefish Bay northwards to Michipicoten Bay.
End of May... Open water to ice free.
June 1 to 15... Ice free.

 From Michipicoten Bay to the entrance to Nipigon Bay.
End of May... Open water to ice free.
June 1 to 15... Ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Superior.
End of May... Ice free.
June 1 to 15... Ice free.

 Lake Michigan

 In the first half of May, average air temperatures were near normal. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be normal 
to below normal. 

 Green Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Northeastern Lake Michigan. 
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Michigan.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Lake Huron and Georgian Bay

 In the first half of May, average air temperatures were near normal.  
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be near 
normal.

 North Channel.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 St Mary's River.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 South of Manitoulin Island westward to north-western Lake Huron.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 North-western Lake Huron near the Straits of Mackinac.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 From north-western Lake Huron to Saginaw Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Saginaw Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.
.
The southern and eastern shore of Lake Huron.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Georgian Bay.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Huron.
May 16 to June 15... Open water to ice free.

 Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair

 Average air temperatures were near normal in the first half of May. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be near 
normal. 

 Lake St Clair and the Western Basin.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 The rest of Lake Erie.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Lake Ontario

 Average air temperatures were near normal in the first half of May. 
Average mid-May to mid-June air temperatures are forecast to be near 
normal. 

 Northeastern Lake Ontario.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Bay of Quinte.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 St Lawrence River.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

 Elsewhere in Lake Ontario.
May 16 to June 15... Ice free.

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