Great Lakes Ice Update

April 10th, 2014 at 1:30 am by under Bill's Blog, Weather

Great Lakes Ice 3   Great lakes Ice 2  Great Lakes Ice One Click on the images to enlarge.  We have never had this much ice on the Great Lakes in the 2nd week of April.  The first image is from Coastwatch and shows a 54.8% ice coverage on the Great Lakes.   Here’s the graph of ice this winter on Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, Lake Superior, Lake Erie and Lake Ontario. Here’s the GLERL ice analysis for the Great Lakes and for Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, Lake Superior, Lake Erie and Lake Ontario.   You can check Michigan river levels here.   Most river levels in Southern Lower Michigan are well above average flow.  Here’s an example, the Grand River at Ionia.  Here’s current Flood Advisories.  Here’s HPC’s total rainfall forecast for the next 7 days.

One Response to “Great Lakes Ice Update”

  1. Stephen (North Muskegon) says:

    Great read for you Bill not sure if you have seen it or not yet:
    http://patriotpost.us/opinion/19138

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