Sunday, December 21, 2014
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Julie Van Stappen is chief of planning and resource management for the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
She tells the St. Paul Pioneer Press there's a "very good chance" that thick and stable ice along the shoreline could happen if cold temperatures and low winds continue. But she says they should have a better idea next month.
The caves opened last Jan. 15 for the first time in five years. Over two months, an estimated 138,000 visitors made the mile trek to view the ice formations. The popularity prompted the park service to propose a $5 fee. The proposal hasn't yet been approved
Friday, November 28, 2014
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
This shot provided by UW Madison on the daily satellite fly over. I find it just so interesting to see a shot of the big lake. This was Tuesday November 18th. Upper Michigan and parts of Northern Wisconsin got heavy snowfalls. Winter has started early. What is in store? NOAA says about average on the long term projections No polar vortex this year? We shall see?
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Friday, June 6, 2014
Friday, April 18, 2014
Saturday, April 5, 2014
and has set a record for longest in a season. Lake Superior as seen in today's Satellite shot
is still holding it's icy grip on the Northland. When will the ice go out this spring? That might
be a record as well?
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Sunday, February 9, 2014
We have some real gems right in our own backyard.