Category Archives: Rivers and Lakes

Vol XVII – #008 – Some More April Weather

Leelanau County was the only county excluded from the snow attack this morning on national news. At the moment, the western Michigan shoreline is the only rain/snow free zone in the state.  Wind is blowing 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40. Tomorrow and Saturday supposed to be sunny with temperature warming.      

Vol XVI – #348 – A Beautiful Day in Spite as How it Started

This day began with heavy snowflakes accumulating to near 2 inches.  Around noon the sky blued and a beautiful  March day melted all that snow away.     A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #340 – Saturday Sunshine, But No Berging

 The Weather Channel recently featured a Leland Report video of the 2007 berging on the Carp River. I don’t know what year the first trip down the river occurred, I do have pictures from recent years.  Today would have been a perfect day to go berging , but a warm spell a couple of weeks ago decreased the thickness if the ice and… Read more »

Vol XVI – #332 – After an Overnight Snow Storm

No surprise at get-up,  we were forewarned by all the weather persons last night.  Four days from now it’s supposed to be back in the 40’s.               .    A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #329 – No Snow to Show

  The sky quickly cleared this morning after an overnight rain. What snow remains is hidden in the shadows. With temperatures in the 50’s, I fear that for another year there will not be a “bergging” down the river.      A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3

Vol XVI – #279 – Meggen’s Monday

    Sharing glimpses of New Year’s Day, at the mouth of the harbor, the narrows, and sunset at the north end of Route 651. May your 2017 be filled with glimpses of beauty on a regular basis!        The Leland Report/Leif Spork Snow Gauge Contest has closed. Good luck to everyone who entered!  The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is… Read more »

Vol XVI – #274 – A Quiet Day in Leland Town

The wind calmed down for the moment.     The Leland Report/Leif Spork Snow Gauge Contest has begun. Go up to Extras->Contest or click on http://lelandreport.com/contest/ to see rules, prizes and enter your guess! The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping! New low price!  Look for the Book and Calendar Bundle here:  http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1  

Vol XVI – #264 – Winter Wonderland Continued

  Ten degrees warmer than Chicago with occasional lake effect snow.  First day of Winter is three days away.   The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping! New low price!  Look for the Book and Calendar Bundle here:  http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1