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Ice Analysis

Graphical Ice Forecasts

Text Ice Forecasts

Ice Climatology

MODIS Satellite


GREAT LAKES GRAPHICAL ICE FORECASTS

National Weather Service Cleveland

Great Lakes Ice Modeling (GLERL - Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System)

Forecast Ice Concentration, Percent Change,

Climate Anomaly, and Normals

Click for forecast ice concentration, percent change, climate anomaly, normals

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NWS National Digital Forecast Database -

Wind Direction and Speed Forecasts

click for graphical wind/direction forecast


GLERL GREAT LAKES ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LABORATORY

These links to the Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System -- Nowcast/Forecast pages include:

  • current observed ice cover, wind, and air temperature
  • model-derived ice thickness, ice velocity, vessel icing, surface currents, and water temperature. Note that some of these products are still under development.

Lake Superior - Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting SystemLake Michigan - Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting SystemLake Huron - Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting SystemLake Erie - Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting SystemLake Ontario - Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System

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