Christmas Ice Chickawaukee Dec 25

Most of ice 4 1/2 inch thick grade 9-10. Large marked (four red buoys)hole 300 yds from Lloyd’s heron beach is still open producing a long blown plume of water downwind. Other holes seen previously ware now 2+ inches. Tonight forecast 12 F should add another 1/2w-3/4 inch to those. Pressure ridge near beach marked by two red buoys at ends.

Sailors welcome to Heron beach tomorrow, Monday Dec 26.

 

About Lloyd Roberts

Long time ice boater. Creator of the Gambit and Cheapskate boats. Author of the first definitive book on ice boating "Think Ice"One of the original members of the Chickawaukie ice boat club in Maine. Lloyd also lives on Chickawaukie and has played launch host to countless ice boaters over the years.
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