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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
515 PM EST WED JAN 11 2017

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...

ARCTIC AIR WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES THROUGH THE
END OF THE WEEK AND SLOW ICE GROWTH WILL RESUME. WATER TEMPERATURES
ON THE NORTHERN LAKES REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL AND ICE GROWTH WILL BE
SLOW AND THIN. THE MAJORITY OF THE ICE GROWTH WILL OCCUR AS SHORE
ICE AND ICE ON BAYS AND HARBORS.

THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES WILL EXPERIENCE ONLY A GLANCING BLOW OF THE
ARCTIC AIR. SLOW ICE GROWTH IS EXPECTED ON THE LOWER LAKES FROM
THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT, THEN THE AIR MASS WILL WARM
AGAIN EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES ON THE LOWER GREAT LAKES WILL BE
WELL ABOVE NORMAL BY MONDAY AND TUESDAY NEXT WEEK.

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


WINDS ON THE GREAT LAKES...

SOUTH WINDS ON LAKE ERIE MAY REACH 30 KNOTS TONIGHT THEN VEER
NORTHWEST. THE REMAINDER OF THE LAKES WILL HAVE NORTH TO NORTHWEST
WINDS AS HIGH AS 20 TO 30 KNOTS THURSDAY THEN GENERALLY LIGHT
WINDS THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

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


        TEMPERATURE  FORECASTS FOR SELECTED CITIES

 LOCATION   01/12   01/13   01/14   01/15   01/16   01/17
   DULUTH -11   7 -23   2  -7  16   3  21  10  27  14  31
MARQUETTE   8  18   2  11   1  22   9  26  15  32  21  33
 GREENBAY  11  18  -4  12   0  23   5  27  12  30  23  34
MILWAUKEE  20  25   7  20  16  28  16  32  24  36  31  38
  CHICAGO  26  30  13  25  21  31  21  34  26  41  32  42
 MUSKEGON  27  29  16  22  18  29  21  32  24  39  31  40
   ALPENA  20  26  11  17   6  25  13  29  17  35  25  36
  DETROIT  34  34  20  25  17  29  21  32  24  39  31  43
   TOLEDO  22  34  26  43  46  49  24  30  25  42  34  48
CLEVELAND  26  34  29  44  51  56  26  33  22  43  36  49
  BUFFALO  42  50  26  28  16  29  21  33  24  40  33  45

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


FREEZING DEGREE DAY ACCUMULATIONS AT SELECTED STATIONS
COMPARED TO NORMAL CALCULATED ON WED JAN 11:

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

   DULUTH,   MN  JAN   10  872  763
MARQUETTE,   MI  JAN   10  673  644
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  JAN   10  478  377
 GREENBAY,   WI  JAN   10  500  411
MILWAUKEE,   WI  JAN   10  267  328
  CHICAGO,   IL  JAN   10  213  338
 MUSKEGON,   MI  JAN   10  125  155
   ALPENA,   MI  JAN   10  339  284
  DETROIT,   MI  JAN   10  132  184
   TOLEDO,   OH  JAN   10  141  240
CLEVELAND,   OH  JAN   10   69   75
  BUFFALO,   NY  JAN   10  136  137


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR WED JAN 11

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

    DULUTH,MN  18  -1
 MARQUETTE,MI  22   7
  GREENBAY,WI  18  -1
 MILWAUKEE,WI  30  17
   CHICAGO,IL  30  14
  MUSKEGON,MI  28  13
    ALPENA,MI  18  -1
   DETROIT,MI  31  17
    TOLEDO,OH  31  16
 CLEVELAND,OH  33  19
   BUFFALO,NY  31  18


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KOSARIK


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