Year in Review 2016- April 2017
February 18 - Lowest temperature of winter -11.
March 17 - Ice goes out of Lake Mitchell -3rd earliest date since 1934.
April 10 - Last measurably snowfall. One inch
May 5/11 Coves/canal surveyed to locate milfoil
May 16 Coves treated 30 acres of milfoil in 4 coves
May 25-26 Main Lake surveyed (1600 GPS points)
June 1-2 71 acres of milfoil treated in main lake
October 7-14 Peak fall colors
November 18 First snowstorm - Two inches
December 10 Lake Mitchell freezes
December 17 Eight inches of snow falls
December 26 Fifty mph winds. Power outages in area.
January -February – Warmer than typical winter, very little snowfall in February
February 24 – Ice storm causes 12 hr power outage for much of Lake Mitchell area.
March 7-8 – High winds, gusts to 45 mph create some power outages.