Great Lakes become nearly covered wit...

Great Lakes become nearly covered with ice

There are 2 comments on the Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter story from Feb 14, 2014, titled Great Lakes become nearly covered with ice. In it, Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter reports that:

From the bridge of the Coast Guard cutter Mackinaw, northern Lake Huron looks like a vast, snow-covered field dotted with ice slabs as big as boulders - a battleground for the icebreaker's 58-member crew during one of the roughest winters in memory.

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lots of straws draw there

Gatineau, Canada

#1 Feb 15, 2014

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#2 Feb 15, 2014
just visited the ice caves on the shore at the east end of the Apostle islands yesterday... thousands a day are flocking to walk out to them, as they always do when the south shore freezes over.

not a really rare occasion. happened just five years ago..

pretty early this year, though..usually happens in march or so..

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