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GREAT LAKES ICE OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OHIO
421 PM EDT MON MAR 27 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...

THE SOUTHERN LAKES WILL GENERALLY REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING THROUGH THE
WEEK AND THEREFORE NO ICE GROWTH IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEK. THE
NORTHERLY LAKES WILL REMAIN COOLER WITH TEMPERATURES DROPPING BELOW
FREEZING MOST NIGHTS, BUT WARMING ABOVE FREEZING DURING THE DAYS. IN
GENERAL, THE EXTENT OF THE ICE COVERAGE IN BAYS AND CHANNELS WILL REMAIN
UNCHANGED, WITH PERHAPS A LITTLE MELTING DURING THE DAYS AND REFREEZING OF
THE SAME AREAS OVERNIGHT.

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 (KNOTS) AT EACH SITE FOR THE 12 HOUR FCST PERIOD

       LOCATION   TONIGHT      TUE  TUE NIGHT      WED  WED NIGHT
  WEST SUPERIOR      060/08    080/10    070/11    070/14    070/10
   MID SUPERIOR      020/10    020/10    050/10    130/09    130/13
  EAST SUPERIOR      010/10    340/14    040/11    110/10    120/14
 NORTH MICHIGAN      014/13    010/12    010/13    050/12    060/13
 SOUTH MICHIGAN      010/17    360/17    050/12    090/18    090/21
    NORTH HURON      010/14    300/14    030/14    080/12    090/14
      MID HURON      020/15    350/16    030/15    030/13    090/13
    SOUTH HURON      360/16    350/20    020/14    360/16    090/11
      WEST ERIE      360/13    360/14    010/14    070/12    070/16
      EAST ERIE      030/07    350/13    360/13    350/10    070/12
CENTRAL ONTARIO      200/07    350/10    340/12    030/15    040/11

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   03/28   03/29   03/30   03/31   04/01   04/02
   DULUTH  29  45  29  41  29  44  30  46  31  49  34  49
MARQUETTE  32  35  31  36  28  39  31  38  31  44  33  45
 GREENBAY  34  46  28  43  32  41  32  43  31  49  33  50
MILWAUKEE  38  41  35  38  35  41  36  43  36  47  37  48
  CHICAGO  39  41  36  40  38  44  40  42  38  50  39  52
 MUSKEGON  38  54  33  49  33  45  37  49  36  49  36  52
   ALPENA  35  44  29  39  28  40  31  42  32  45  32  46
  DETROIT  43  54  34  48  34  48  39  55  38  52  38  56
   TOLEDO  43  52  34  48  34  47  41  56  39  53  37  57
CLEVELAND  43  50  36  45  34  50  43  57  40  47  38  51
  BUFFALO  42  50  35  44  30  47  37  48  39  49  38  51

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 MON MAR 27:

LOCATION           DATE   NORMAL CURRENT
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   DULUTH,   MN  MAR   26 1987 1451
MARQUETTE,   MI  MAR   26 1759 1363
SAU_S_MAR,   MI  MAR   26 1413  864
 GREENBAY,   WI  MAR   26 1215  599
MILWAUKEE,   WI  MAR   26  589  120
  CHICAGO,   IL  MAR   26  376    0
 MUSKEGON,   MI  MAR   26  352    0
   ALPENA,   MI  MAR   26 1056  616
  DETROIT,   MI  MAR   26  273    0
   TOLEDO,   OH  MAR   26  267    0
CLEVELAND,   OH  MAR   26   49    0
  BUFFALO,   NY  MAR   26  487   40


NORMAL TEMPS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS AROUND THE
GREAT LAKES FOR MON MAR 27

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

    DULUTH,MN  41  23
 MARQUETTE,MI  41  24
  GREENBAY,WI  41  23
 MILWAUKEE,WI  49  30
   CHICAGO,IL  53  34
  MUSKEGON,MI  49  32
    ALPENA,MI  41  23
   DETROIT,MI  52  33
    TOLEDO,OH  53  33
 CLEVELAND,OH  53  34
   BUFFALO,NY  48  31

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