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Temps of 40 today combined with high winds yesterday would add up to unsafe ice would be my guess. Everyone should be careful. Any reports on ice conditions? I had thought about going out to Foster Arends this weekend but I sure am skitish with the warming.

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Good post Carl.

There's some serious melting out there again today.

Winter will return, but it looks like it won't be until around the 11th of February, then get ready for a heavy dose of cold air.

Be safe out there....

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i drove by willow creek yesterday around 5:30 looked like a little water on top of the ice n it didnt look like anybody was out there, has anyone been there since? hows the ice?

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I hit the Zumbro for a little bit today. I was out by Postiers Point closer to the main channel. There were about 5 or 6 shacks sittin out there so I figured would give her a shot. Right now I personally wouldn't recommend being out on the ice I drilled in about 5" and there were alot of open spots where I was.

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Hi guys,

Got out on the mighty Zumbro for a couple of hours today. Kept a nice meal of panfish. Drove my Atv out. YIKES! No ice condition changes faster than this body of water around here. Just a couple of days ago I questioned the sanity of a couple guys who drove there full sized trucks out by me. Be CAREFUL! They would be at the bottom of the lake today! The ice is quickly melting away from both sides at the same time. I would say I had 6 inches where I was fishing. I've had a couple real close calls out there before, therefore I vowed to never drive a vehicle out there again. This is a strange year guys. Lets not have any accidents.

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At this rate the Zumbro Zinger is going to turn into an open water event.

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