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Ice-Outs

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Just wondering if anyone can remember when the latest ice-out occured and what time frame the norm is?

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i think in recent years the norm has been mid to late april. last spring 5th and 6th opened up around the 8th of april with long, belle taine and the rest opening up around the 15th. Jonah

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Jonah's got it right. Except, if you're worried about Long, keep in mind that the south end if always first to go out!

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Thanks for the info. Was hoping to come up in early May to open up and get the dock/boats in the water. I was up in February and it was down right cold for a long period of time. The ice was pretty thick and I didnt know if this could push the ice-out into May on Long?

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It's hard to say...I don't know if all the snow will change anything, but it's pretty deep on the south end. Forcast is predicting warm weather...a good couple of weeks could do some serious damage...

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