Hope Dwindles for Good Ice on Lake Erie

Put in Bay ice shanty

Good question!

Temperatures approaching 40°F are in the forecast through the end of January.  This does not bode well for the multitude of Bass Islanders anticipating a good go at ice fishing.

Put in Bay ice

Starve Island with open water and white caps

On this date in 2015, ice was solid–as seen below!Lake Erie ice