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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
502 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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... TEMPERATURES AROUND THE LAKES WILL RUN BELOW
TO MUCH BELOW NORMAL INTO MONDAY MORNING THEN START TO MODERATE
CLOSER TO NORMAL BY MONDAY AFTERNOON. SOME AREAS MAY EVEN SEE
READINGS VERY MUCH BELOW NORMAL SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

THE ARCTIC AIR WILL LEAD TO RAPID ICE GROWTH FOR LAKE ERIE THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT SO AN ICE ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT. SHALLOW
AREAS...ESPECIALLY RIVERS...BAYS AND NARROW WATERWAYS IN THE OTHER
LAKES WILL SEE MODERATE ICE GROWTH THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT THEN LITTLE
CHANGE ON MONDAY. OTHER OPEN...DEEPER AREAS ON THE LAKES WILL SEE
SLOW TO LOCALLY MODERATE ICE GROWTH THROUGH DAYBREAK MONDAY.

WINDS WILL MAINLY BE NORTHWEST TO WEST INTO SUNDAY MORNING THEN TURN
OUT OF THE SOUTH OR SOUTHWEST FOR SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. WIND
SPEEDS FROM THE NORTHWEST TO NORTH LATER FRIDAY INTO EARLY SATURDAY
MAY INCREASE TO 35 KNOT GALES SO SOME PRESSURING OF THE ICE TOWARD
THE SOUTHEAST MAY OCCUR. HOWEVER...THE MODERATE TO RAPID RATE OF ICE
GROWTH SHOULD LIMIT ICE MOVEMENT AS MOST OF THE ICE REMAINS FASTED
IN PLACE.

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      THU  THU NIGHT      FRI  FRI NIGHT
  WEST SUPERIOR         /         /         /         /         /
   MID SUPERIOR         /         /         /         /         /
  EAST SUPERIOR         /         /         /         /         /
 NORTH MICHIGAN         /         /         /         /         /
 SOUTH MICHIGAN         /         /         /         /         /
    NORTH HURON         /         /         /         /         /
      MID HURON         /         /         /         /         /
    SOUTH HURON         /         /         /         /         /
      WEST ERIE         /         /         /         /         /
      EAST ERIE         /         /         /         /         /
CENTRAL ONTARIO         /         /         /         /         /
        TEMPERATURE  FORECASTS FOR SELECTED CITIES

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

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 FEB 10:

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

   DULUTH,   MN  FEB    9 1508  973
MARQUETTE,   MI  FEB    9 1234  719
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  FEB    9  981  499
 GREENBAY,   WI  FEB    9  957  487
MILWAUKEE,   WI  FEB    9  551  306
  CHICAGO,   IL  FEB    9  448  239
 MUSKEGON,   MI  FEB    9  327  145
   ALPENA,   MI  FEB    9  735  354
  DETROIT,   MI  FEB    9  326   86
   TOLEDO,   OH  FEB    9  335  138
CLEVELAND,   OH  FEB    9  179   74
  BUFFALO,   NY  FEB    9  419   93


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR WED FEB 10

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

    DULUTH,MN  24   5
 MARQUETTE,MI  25   9
  GREENBAY,WI  24   5
 MILWAUKEE,WI  33  19
   CHICAGO,IL  35  19
  MUSKEGON,MI  32  18
    ALPENA,MI  24   5
   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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