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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
423 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

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...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE EASTERN LAKES TONIGHT.  HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER ALL OF THE GREAT LAKES OVER THE WEEKEND.
A SERIES OF FRONTS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE LAKES EARLY NEXT WEEK.

TEMPERATURES OVER THE LAKES WILL BE NORMAL TO BELOW NORMAL THROUGH
WEDNESDAY WITH A PERIOD OF ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY.
TEMPERATURES READINGS WILL BE WARM ENOUGH FOR MODERATE ICE
DETERIORATION. BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...ALL THE LAKES EXCEPT
LAKE SUPERIOR SHOULD BE VIRTUALLY ICE FREE.

WINDS SPEEDS OVER THE LAKES FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS SHOULD GENERALLY
REMAIN BELOW 20 KNOTS AND WE DO NOT EXPECT STRONG ICE FLOES.

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

     MAX WIND AT EACH SITE FOR THE 12 HOUR FCST PERIOD

       LOCATION   TONIGHT      SAT  SAT NIGHT      SUN  SUN NIGHT
  WEST SUPERIOR    120/14    110/14    120/18    130/06    250/08
   MID SUPERIOR    300/10    120/10    130/18    150/22    250/10
  EAST SUPERIOR    310/08    090/08    130/16    140/22    220/10
 NORTH MICHIGAN    020/06    080/06    110/10    160/16    210/16
 SOUTH MICHIGAN    020/12    080/12    120/12    150/18    190/18
    NORTH HURON    300/12    110/12    130/04    130/16    170/16
      MID HURON    010/12    340/12    060/04    130/10    170/16
    SOUTH HURON    360/06    350/06    010/02    100/06    170/12
      WEST ERIE    020/12    040/12    040/12    080/10    150/08
      EAST ERIE    300/06    350/06    020/08    090/08    090/06
CENTRAL ONTARIO    290/16    290/16    310/08    010/02    100/08

  TEMPERATURE  FORECASTS FOR SELECTED CITIES

 LOCATION   04/22   04/23   04/18   04/19   04/20   04/21
   DULUTH  28  47  35  58  36  58  34  53  33  48  35  46
MARQUETTE  21  43  38  53  31  51  34  44  29  45  34  45
 GREENBAY  29  59  43  63  44  63  40  59  35  54  37  52
MILWAUKEE  34  54  44  65  47  59  43  55  38  51  41  58
  CHICAGO  36  64  47  73  53  67  46  60  40  56  44  67
 MUSKEGON  32  60  41  69  50  69  46  61  38  58  43  62
   ALPENA  28  47  33  54  41  57  34  51  32  52  36  51
  DETROIT  35  53  38  67  47  64  47  61  41  56  40  57
   TOLEDO  36  57  37  70  48  71  49  62  38  53  40  62
CLEVELAND  38  52  41  67  46  72  50  61  38  54  40  63
  BUFFALO  34  54  36  69  46  70  47  60  39  53  36  60


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 FRI APR 18:

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

   DULUTH,   MN  APR   17 1810 2900
MARQUETTE,   MI  APR   17 1675 2742
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  MAR   24 1366 2346
 GREENBAY,   WI  APR   17 1025 2087
MILWAUKEE,   WI  APR   17  334 1220
  CHICAGO,   IL  APR   17   69  944
 MUSKEGON,   MI  APR   17   95  888
   ALPENA,   MI  APR   17  917 2008
  DETROIT,   MI  APR   17    0  862
   TOLEDO,   OH  APR   17    0  896
CLEVELAND,   OH  APR   17    0  306
  BUFFALO,   NY  APR   17  262  941


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR FRI APR 18

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

    DULUTH,MN  53  31
 MARQUETTE,MI  51  32
  GREENBAY,WI  53  31
 MILWAUKEE,WI  59  38
   CHICAGO,IL  61  40
  MUSKEGON,MI  57  39
    ALPENA,MI  53  31
   DETROIT,MI  61  41
    TOLEDO,OH  62  39
 CLEVELAND,OH  61  40
   BUFFALO,NY  58  39

NOTE: ALL WEB SITE ADDRESSES SHOULD BE ENTERED INTO YOUR BROWSER IN LOWER
CASE.

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GARNET






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