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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
500 PM EST WED FEB 3 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...

STRONG LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE QUEBEC AND ONTARIO BORDER WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE NORTHEAST TONIGHT DRAGGING A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
EASTERN LAKES.  STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE AHEAD AND BEHIND OF THIS
FRONT THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS.  HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
REGION FROM THE SOUTH THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.  THE HIGH WILL LINGER
OVER THE EASTERN LAKES THROUGH SUNDAY.  AN ALBERTA CLIPPER WILL MOVE
OVER THE WESTERN LAKES ON SUNDAY AND THEN MOVE LITTLE THROUGH MONDAY.

TEMPERATURES DURING THE PERIOD WILL REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THE
PERIOD SO LITTLE ICE FORMATION IS EXPECTED.  IN THE SOUTH...THE
REMAINING ICE FIELDS WILL CONTINUE TO DISSIPATE.


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   02/04   02/05   02/06   02/07   02/08   02/09
   DULUTH   4  21   5  18  11  30  18  20   0   9  -7
MARQUETTE  15  24  16  25  15  24  14  28  21  27  15  20
 GREENBAY  11  21  11  25  17  30  19  33  24  30  14  21
MILWAUKEE  17  28  20  29  23  35  26  37  28  32  19  25
  CHICAGO  21  30  22  33  26  38  28  41  28  34  20  25
 MUSKEGON  26  27  26  32  23  36  25  37  28  35  23  30
   ALPENA  20  27  16  29  19  30  16  28  21  31  20  27
  DETROIT  29  33  23  37  25  37  27  37  29  37  25  33
   TOLEDO  29  33  22  38  25  39  28  40  30  38  25  30
CLEVELAND  30  33  24  38  27  39  29  41  31  40  27  32
  BUFFALO  33  36  26  35  27  37  26  37  24  40  28  33

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 3:

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

   DULUTH,   MN  FEB    2 1371  846
MARQUETTE,   MI  JAN   31 1642 1073
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  FEB    2  869  443
 GREENBAY,   WI  FEB    2  860  432
MILWAUKEE,   WI  FEB    2  493  281
  CHICAGO,   IL  FEB    2  401  218
 MUSKEGON,   MI  FEB    2  284  144
   ALPENA,   MI  FEB    2  644  323
  DETROIT,   MI  FEB    2  286  107
   TOLEDO,   OH  FEB    2  296  149
CLEVELAND,   OH  FEB    2  159  103
  BUFFALO,   NY  FEB    2  370  131


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR WED FEB 3

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

    DULUTH,MN  22   2
 MARQUETTE,MI  24   8
  GREENBAY,WI  22   2
 MILWAUKEE,WI  32  18
   CHICAGO,IL  33  17
  MUSKEGON,MI  31  16
    ALPENA,MI  22   2
   DETROIT,MI  33  18
    TOLEDO,OH  34  18
 CLEVELAND,OH  35  20
   BUFFALO,NY  32  17

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