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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
400 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

ACTIVE WATCHES...WARNINGS...AND ADVISORIES ON THE GREAT LAKES CAN
BE FOUND AT...HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/GREATLAKES/?C=HAZ&L=GL&P=A

5 DAY ICE DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE WESTERN LAKES EARLY THURSDAY AND
THEN MOVE EAST ACROSS THE REMAINING LAKES BY EARLY FRIDAY.  ANOTHER
STRONG AREA OF ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION
BEHIND THE LOW. ON SATURDAY THE HIGH WILL BE CENTERED OVER THE UPPER
OHIO VALLEY. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE UP THE OHIO VALLEY ON SUNDAY.
ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BUILD OVER THE REGION FROM THE
NORTHWEST ON MONDAY.

TEMPERATURES ON THE NORTHERN LAKES WILL AVERAGE ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH
THURSDAY AND THEN BE BELOW NORMAL BOTH FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
TEMPERATURES ON THE REMAINING LAKES WILL BECOME NEAR NORMAL ON
THURSDAY AND BELOW TO MUCH BELOW NORMAL THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD.
MAINLY MODERATE ICE GROWTH IS EXPECTED THROUGH MIDWEEK BUT RAPID ICE
GROWTH IS EXPECTED FOR THE END OF THE WEEK AND WEEKEND.

THE GREAT LAKES ICE ANALYSIS PRODUCTS CAN BE FOUND AT:

HTTP://WWW.NATICE.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/GREAT_LAKES.HTML

AND

HTTP://WWW.GLERL.NOAA.GOV/DATA/ICE/#CURRENTCONDITIONS


TEMPERATURE  FORECASTS FOR SELECTED CITIES...


 LOCATION   01/29   01/30   01/31   02/01   02/02   02/03
   DULUTH  24  24  -1  17  10  22  -3   6 -11   3  -7  11
MARQUETTE  26  28   5  13   4  21   8  11  -1   6  -4  10
 GREENBAY  28  33   8  18   9  26  13  18   1  10  -4  13
MILWAUKEE  30  36  16  21  14  29  21  27   7  12  -1  16
  CHICAGO  32  37  18  25  17  31  25  30  10  14   1  16
 MUSKEGON  32  35  19  24  15  28  21  26  13  17  10  19
   ALPENA  22  30   5  14   2  23  10  21   5  12  -2  15
  DETROIT  21  33  13  19   9  22  17  27  14  19   4  17
   TOLEDO  23  37  14  19   3  22  16  24  10  13   0  13
CLEVELAND  22  38  15  18   3  20  16  28  17  18   3  16
  BUFFALO   6  34  14  16   0  16   9  24  13  15  -1  12


A FULL GRAPHICAL FORECAST OF THE GREAT LAKES FORECAST TEMPERATURES
CAN BE FOUND AT:
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/GREATLAKES/?C=MAP&L=GL&P=A&M=TE

A FULL GRAPHICAL FORECAST OF WIND ON THE GREAT LAKES CAN BE FOUND AT:
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/GREATLAKES/?C=MAP&L=GL&P=A&M=WS

FREEZING DEGREE DAY ACCUMULATIONS AT SELECTED STATIONS COMPARED TO
NORMAL CALCULATED ON WED JAN 28:

LOCATION           DATE   NORMAL CURRENT
----------------------------------------

   DULUTH,   MN  JAN   27 1246 1182
MARQUETTE,   MI  JAN   27  993 1261
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  JAN   27  767  936
 GREENBAY,   WI  JAN   27  770  763
MILWAUKEE,   WI  JAN   27  437  384
  CHICAGO,   IL  JAN   27  353  353
 MUSKEGON,   MI  JAN   27  242  261
   ALPENA,   MI  JAN   27  565  677
  DETROIT,   MI  JAN   27  250  320
   TOLEDO,   OH  JAN   27  260  339
CLEVELAND,   OH  JAN   27  137  252
  BUFFALO,   NY  JAN   27  266  319


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR WED JAN 28

LOCATION     HIGH LOW
----------------------------------------------

    DULUTH,MN  21   1
 MARQUETTE,MI  23   7
  GREENBAY,WI  21   1
 MILWAUKEE,WI  31  17
   CHICAGO,IL  32  16
  MUSKEGON,MI  30  15
    ALPENA,MI  21   1
   DETROIT,MI  32  17
    TOLEDO,OH  32  17
 CLEVELAND,OH  34  19
   BUFFALO,NY  31  17
   BUFFALO,NY  31  17

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LOWER CASE.

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