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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
545 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

5 DAY ICE DISCUSSION... LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES WILL DRIFT EAST AND MOVE OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST THURSDAY.
AS IT DOES...THE NORTH-NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS OVER THE LAKES
WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH FROM THE WEST.  WINDS WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  A DEEP UPPER LEVEL
TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHEAST CONUS BY MID WEEK...ALLOWING
A LARGE ARCTIC AIRMASS TO DROP OUT OF CENTRAL CANADA AND MOVE ACROSS
THE LAKES WEDNESDAY NIGHT...USHERING IN MUCH BELOW NORMAL CONDITIONS
THAT WILL LAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  RAPID ICE GROWTH WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTHERN LAKES BY THE END OF THE WORK WEEK AS
LOWS DIP TO AROUND ZERO TO 10 BELOW. MODERATE ICE GROWTH WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE REMAINING LAKES WITH OVERNIGHT LOWS HOVERING IN
THE SINGLE DIGITS.

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/#CURRENT CONDITIONS

         TEMPERATURE  FORECASTS FOR SELECTED CITIES

 LOCATION   02/09   02/10   02/11   02/12   02/13   02/14
   DULUTH  -5   5 -12  -7 -10   8  -7   7  -3  19  11
MARQUETTE  16  18   8  12   5  15   5  11  -1  10   0  19
 GREENBAY  17  20   3  14  -1  16   2  15  -2  13  -1  21
MILWAUKEE  20  22   8  15   4  18   7  19   5  16   9  23
  CHICAGO  21  23  11  16   5  19   8  21   8  18  10  24
 MUSKEGON  25  30  17  21  12  20  12  22   9  16   6  21
   ALPENA  28  32  13  17   3  14   8  15  -4   5  -4  18
  DETROIT  30  33  21  24  10  20  12  23   8  13   6  20
   TOLEDO  27  32  20  23  12  22  12  23   8  15   1  15
CLEVELAND  28  33  22  24  14  20  11  23  10  15   1  14
  BUFFALO  31  37  29  31  16  18  10  21   3   5  -3  15

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 MON FEB 8:

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

   DULUTH,   MN  FEB    7 1470  923
MARQUETTE,   MI  FEB    7 1198  686
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  FEB    7  949  486
 GREENBAY,   WI  FEB    7  930  465
MILWAUKEE,   WI  FEB    7  535  285
  CHICAGO,   IL  FEB    7  436  218
 MUSKEGON,   MI  FEB    7  315  143
   ALPENA,   MI  FEB    7  709  350
  DETROIT,   MI  FEB    7  316   89
   TOLEDO,   OH  FEB    7  325  139
CLEVELAND,   OH  FEB    7  174   78
  BUFFALO,   NY  FEB    7  405  105


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR MON FEB 8

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

    DULUTH,MN  23   4
 MARQUETTE,MI  25   9
  GREENBAY,WI  23   4
 MILWAUKEE,WI  33  19
   CHICAGO,IL  35  18
  MUSKEGON,MI  32  18
    ALPENA,MI  23   4
   DETROIT,MI  34  19
    TOLEDO,OH  35  19
 CLEVELAND,OH  36  21
   BUFFALO,NY  33  18



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CASE.

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DJB


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