Those awaking at Clark Lake this morning got a reminder that spring is not quite here. Most of the lake surface was covered with new ice. But, the grasp of winter is weakening. Somewhat warmer weather is on the horizon. This afternoon the ice was breaking up–scroll down for a DamCam image.
Thanks to Bill Leutz for these photos.
The forecast, as found on the main page at 3:45 pm, tells the story.
This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. North northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday: A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
You can always find an updated forecast on the main page.
The DamCam also keeps you up to date.