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Drake

Ice and Happy Thanksgiving

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As of yesterday Blackduck Lake had open water in the middle of the lake (had some warmer temps). The forecast is showing strong winds (up to 30mph) possible for tomorrow, so that can open it up some more. A drive down 39-Scenic Highway-yesterday was also seeing that ice is beginning to form on the lakes, but there is still quite a bit of open water on some of the lakes. Have 'heard' but have not been there or talked personally to anyone on Upper Red, that the lake is getting it's first layer of thin ice, but not enough to safely walk out onto. Have to see what the winds and the temps do, but hopefully not too much longer now until we can at least start walking out there. The temps this week are making things look hopeful, Wednesday being in the low 30's, but then down to 9 for the low, then Thursday and Friday highs around 20.

Hope everyone has a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

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