2021 Winter Outlook, by Farmers’ Almanac, will deliver mixed emotions to residents of the Bass Islands. Those hungry for ice-fishing will keep fingers crossed and tune-up the ice shanty; snowbirds will start making plans to head south. Either way, the annual season of great weather anticipation is about to begin!
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration also presents long-range forecasts. This year, with the presence of La Niña, conditions will be favorable for increased wintry conditions near Lake Erie.
NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center updates three-month outlooks monthly. The next update is on November 19, 2020.