Vol XVI – #281 – The Wind Blowith

Report #5751 Photo: LR_1-4-17


LR 01-04-2017

6:00 am ~ 18° ~ Lake Effect – Wind: West at 23 gusting to 33 mph ~ Humidity: 90%
Sunrise is at 8:21 am ~ Ave. Low is 16° ~ Record Low is  -8° (1981)

3:20 pm – 16° ~ Snow Shower/Wind~ Wind: W NW at 18 gusting to 37 mph ~ Humidity: 74% 

Sunset is at 5:14  pm ~ Ave. High is 28° ~ Record High is 49° (2007) 

Moonphase: Waxing Crescent ~ Pressure: 29.74 in ~ Dew Point: 35° ~ Visibility: 4 Miles
Daylight: 8 Hrs 54 Mns
Forecast for 1/4/17 – Snow Squalls – High: 24° – Low: 14°

DredgingFundFederal Funding for dredging Leland Harbor is no longer a sure thing. Help Leland keep this vital channel open to fishing and pleasure boats for the foreseeable future!



Today is probably one of the nastiest one we have had so far… it’s winter.

  Winter12-29-16  The Leland Report/Leif Spork Snow Gauge Contest has closed. Good luck to everyone who entered! 

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Jeff in Paw Paw
Jeff in Paw Paw
7 years ago

Even Biscuit looks cold.

Bill Hahn, down south near Chelsea

Today’s photos tell the whole frigid story of a winter day in Michigan and probably the whole Midwest. I had to drive to the USPOffice in Chelsea. I parked as close to the entrance as I cloud. It took only 3/4 minutes to get to the front entrance. That little walk in the wild wind sucked the breath out of my lungs and froze my ears. Forgot to wear a hat. WOW! It is now winter in all its ferocity! My thoughts go back to those poor Michigan farmers of a century or more. They did survive. They had to… Read more »