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Surface Tension

No more wondering what day the ice will leave at the lake home.

South winds took care of the ice on Long Lake. Area lakes shouldn't be far behind.

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moderation

Stopped by Pike lake today a little before noon and it had opened up a lot since yesterday and Pike is a late lake. I stopped at Grand lake on Monday morning and on the east side launch there was a few feet of open water. Pike is open about 30’ or more from the shore on the east side and with our temps will be a lot more by this evening. I’ll

probably check both again tomorrow and if I do I’ll report.

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moderation

At 11am Grand was probably 50% open. Pike was about 20% and Caribou 20%. Kind of hard to tell because I was on the east side of each and the wind was out of the west, putting all the ice on the east side. The ice that is left on any of these lakes will not last more than two days at these temps.

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Fur Fish and Feathers

Half Moon went out yesterday and I suspect St. Mary's and Ely will be going out today (they were just hanging on).

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smooth operator

Looking out on big grand... Ice went out today with the heavy winds. Gotta get the dock in. Lets go fishing laugh.gif

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Tom Linderholm

Dropped the dockin Nebagamon last night. Ice went out sometime between Saturday and Monday.

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Mike Sertich

Island Lake out this afternoon.

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gunflint

Ice is starting to pull away from shore on the Gunflint. Small and mid-size lakes should start opening up by monday or tuesday. smirk.gif

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Steve Foss

All the small lakes around Ely are out. Shag has lots of open water, and not just around shore/islands. I think it'll go out this weekend. Miners is more than half out. The strongs winds later this week really helped the warm temps get rid of ice. It's suppposed to be fairly windy today and tomorrow, too, but not as windy as it has been. Highs in the 60s again.

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Steve Foss

Burntside went out Friday night. Shag went out Saturday night. There's no ice in Van Vac Bay or the big way to the west of it on Bside, though there are isolated rafts of floating ice here and there in neckdown areas. Shag is almost completely ice free. Garden is wide open.

Ice season is OVER in God's country. grin.gif

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