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Water temps

Postby Kevin » Tue Jul 24, 2012 1:04 pm

Anyone ever seen water temps like this? 80's, in July?

http://www.coastwatch.msu.edu/michigan/m5.html

I've sorta loosely followed water temps, always thought Lake Michigan peaked to low to mid 70s by end of August
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Re: Water temps

Postby adseguy » Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:45 am

It's crazy isn't it? I'm loving these temps since I can wear just board shorts on even a cloudy day with 75ish air and this 80* water. Feels better to be in the water haha. On the flip side i wonder how the ecosystem is doing. Hotter water = Less oxygen. I'm not sure of the other consequences. Anyone care to elaborate?
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Re: Water temps

Postby STF » Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:22 pm

Had a reading in the water last week of 82F

lots of big dead fish also washing up on shore.

Strange year all over the US with the weather
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Re: Water temps

Postby jkjaeschke » Fri Jul 27, 2012 9:27 am

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Re: Water temps

Postby skysurfr » Fri Jul 27, 2012 11:43 am

Eat lots of beans and cabbage...and waaaa laaaa... Jump in the lake and you've got a poor mans hot tub!

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