Monday, February 15, 2016

Lake Erie Ice Hits New High

Late last week there was hardly any ice on the Great Lakes. Here is a view from space: 

Lake Erie has undergone an icy change the past few over the past 48 hours as the ice coverage has increased from 19% to 64%. 

Saturday Morning:
Sunday Morning:
Monday Morning:

 A view from the Toledo Channel Monday morning: 

With strong winds and a warm-up Friday an ice break up is likely. This early week ice maximum will the highest extent the ice reaches all season.