Ice Bulletins Great Lakes - 30-Day Outlook

FICN19 CWIS 151646
Ice forecasts for the Great Lakes issued by Environment Canada at
12:00 p.m. EST Monday 15 January 2018 for today tonight and Tuesday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Western Lake Superior.
Open water except 9 tenths thin lake ice including 4 tenths medium
lake ice along parts of the southern shore. Consolidated thick lake
ice in Black Bay, Nipigon Bay, Thunder Bay and Chequamegon Bay.

Eastern Lake Superior.
Open water except 5 tenths new lake ice including 2 tenths thin lake
ice along the southern and eastern shore.

Whitefish Bay.
9 tenths medium lake ice except consolidated thick lake ice in
Batchawana Bay and St. Marys River.

Northern Lake Huron.
Open water except consolidated medium lake ice including 3 tenths
thick lake ice near the Straits of Mackinac. 5 tenths thin lake ice
along parts of the shore.

Southern Lake Huron.
Open water except 8 tenths medium lake ice along the eastern shore
and 5 tenths thin lake ice along the western shore. Consolidated
medium lake ice including 3 tenths thick lake ice in Saginaw Bay.

North Channel.
9 plus tenths medium lake ice including 2 tenths thick lake ice
except consolidated medium lake ice including 3 tenths thick lake
ice in western and eastern sections. Consolidated thick lake ice in
the St. Marys River.

Northern Georgian Bay.
Open water except 9 tenths medium lake ice in the northeastern
section. Consolidated medium lake ice including 2 tenths thick lake
ice along the northern shore.

Southern Georgian Bay.
Open water except 9 tenths medium lake ice in the northeastern
section. Consolidated medium lake ice in Severn Sound and along the
northern shore.

Lake St. Clair.
Consolidated medium lake ice including 2 tenths thick lake ice.

Western Lake Erie.
9 tenths thin lake ice including 4 tenths medium lake ice. 9 plus
tenths medium lake ice in the western basin.

Eastern Lake Erie.
7 tenths thin lake ice including 3 tenths medium lake ice.

Western Lake Ontario.
Open water except 3 tenths new lake ice along the southern shore.

Eastern Lake Ontario.
Open water except 9 tenths thin lake ice including 2 tenths medium
lake ice in the northeastern section and 5 tenths thin lake ice
along the shore. Consolidated medium lake ice including 1 tenth
thick lake ice in the Bay Of Quinte.

Northern Lake Michigan.
Open water except 9 plus tenths medium lake ice including 2 tenths
thick lake ice from Beaver Island into the Straits of Mackinac. 4
tenths including 1 tenth medium lake ice near along the northwestern
shore.

Southern Lake Michigan.
Open water except 8 tenths thin lake ice including 2 tenths medium
lake ice along the eastern shore. 8 tenths new lake ice along the
western shore.

Green Bay.
Consolidated medium lake ice including 2 tenths thick lake ice.

The Lake Michigan ice description has been prepared by the U.S.
National Ice Center.

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