Vol XVI – #283 – Winter Continued

Report #5753 Photo: LR_1-6-17


LR 01-06-2017

6:00 am ~ 10° ~ Cloudy – Wind: Southwest at 8 gusting to 12mph ~ Humidity: 84%
Sunrise is at 8:21 am ~ Ave. Low is 16° ~ Record Low is  -17° (1943)

3:40 pm – 17° ~ Snow Shower/Wind~ Wind: W NW at 15 gusting to 24 mph ~ Humidity: 72% 

Sunset is at 5:16  pm ~ Ave. High is 28° ~ Record High is 50° (2008) 

Moonphase: Waxing Crescent ~ Pressure: 30.19 in ~ Dew Point: 6° ~ Visibility: 4 Miles
Daylight: 8 Hrs 55 Mns
Forecast for 1/7/17 – Snow Squall – High: 17° – Low: 13°


Federal 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!  See below to see how you can donate to the fund AND get a 2017 Leland Report calendar.


We are pleased to report a significant increase in donations for the purchase of a dredge for Leland harbor.  Leif has reported a significant increase in snow for Suttons bay.


Profits from any upcoming sales of the 2017 Leland Report Calendar will go towards the Harbor Dredging fund.   http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1


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

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


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Bill Hahn, down south near Chelsea

I agree about with Dick and John about the beauty of these winter scenes and also about those occasions when the cold permeates on’e very bones through to the marrow. I was recently caught in a cold ferocious wind without gloves or a hat and the temperature about 18F. It seemed like minus 18. I was just entering the Chelsea P O and might have expressed myself in what is termed “colorful” language when I noticed the pastor of a local church and quickly modified my comments. I do love the sinuous curves of drifts around trees, stones or anything… Read more »

7 years ago

It’s bbbone chilling beauty!! Hey is that a light bulb in the Janice Sue port hole?

Dick, in Rankin
Dick, in Rankin
7 years ago

We have the cold, but not the beauty to go with it.