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How's the wather been this Spring?

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Hey guys, headed up Memorial Weekend for my annual 2 week trip and I'm curious if it's been a warm spring, cold spring, or average spring in Otter Tail County? Also, what are the water levels looking like?

 

The fishing is different for me every year depending on how the weather has been recently, so I'm just trying to get a jump on what patterns I should expect this year. Thanks!

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Overall I would say it has been warmer than average.   Ice was off April 7th on my lake, and we've had a pile of days in the 70s already.  Surface temps on the Pine lakes have been upper 50s to lower 60s for the last two weeks.  Water levels are average. Looks like a good front coming through Saturday this week, hope things stabilize for your trip over Memorial!  

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Ah ok, that's kinda what I thought. I was hoping maybe it had been a cooler Spring though, I tend to do better in those years. Chomping at the bit to get up there anyway. Thanks!

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