2016 On The Lake

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.