Great Lakes ice declines in past week
DULUTH, Minn. – Despite a lot of media hype about the Great Lakes “freezing over” in recent weeks, the amount of ice on the five big lakes actually declined significantly in recent days.
The lakes, combined, are now only an estimated 62 percent ice-covered. That’s down from a high of 88 percent estimated ice cover Feb. 13.
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