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Grass_hopper
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4/15/14 8:21 PM CST
Drake, thanks for the video. I am somewhat knew to Lake Poygan and what you recorded confirms my observations over the past several years. Thanks

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4/15/14 6:53 PM CST
It is up six inches in the last seven days, due to the heavy rains. I expect a bit of that may retreat again tho, until the ice melts for the year. Rather than temperatures +20 degrees below normal, I sure would have liked this week to be +20 above normal.

Sad

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Werps1
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4/15/14 6:43 PM CST
Huh... That explains how I smacked my prop pretty good last later Oct. going through water I went through just fine all summer. Do they drop it by close to 2' ? Sure seemed like it. Over a foot anyway! Costly way to learn... Hopefully they are filling the pool back up now!

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4/15/14 6:14 PM CST
An interesting short video about the annual draw down of Lake Winnebago.

Lake Winnebago controlled water levels

kylethekid
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4/15/14 5:08 PM CST
Here's another report. The lake is finally coming back up. Cowling bay was all iced in surprisingly but outside the bay was open. Asylum looked opened from CTY rd a.

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4/15/14 4:15 PM CST
Well said Winnebago Viking!! Smile some people's kids Wink

Fresh Air
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4/15/14 3:51 PM CST
Hey Jzzz, Looks like the bridge sank, no sign of it anywhere. Crying Wow must be in between seasons, impatience is growing. Let the venting continue, as long as no ones getting hurt. Good Fishing All!

Jzzzzz
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4/15/14 3:43 PM CST
hows the bridge off of merit?

puddy
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4/15/14 2:36 PM CST
Does anybody know if I will need to pick up an extension for this weekend? Big Smile

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4/15/14 12:32 PM CST
Why wouldn't you want ice reports to decide whether you can FISH on Lake Winnebago w/o sinking your boat?

I would like to add another ice report: ice from FDL to Pipe as far as you can see on the East Shore...

Let the bashing begin

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4/14/14 5:19 PM CST
Stopped by Ceape St. this afternoon and walked up the mountain of ice. sweet view burgs were moving around felt like Alaska . Take the kids my boy had fun. Smile Wj

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4/14/14 3:33 PM CST
Conditions: Cloudy Air Temp: 31° - 35° F
Drove around south end of lake Stinkys point all the way to Clarences ice choked this end of lake was open open on Thursday so the ice is definitely not gone its just moving around

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4/14/14 2:57 PM CST
Viking you got er right . Took hwy a today no ice to be seen besides small chunks - asylum open - county boat landing open- Neenah rec open - lighthouse open - everywhere all the way across lake could not see ice but could see white piles on other shore

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4/14/14 9:28 AM CST
Right now the water levels for the walleye upstream will be fine. The lake will refill very quickly, because the water shed for Bago is huge. I starts down near portage with the fox river and north by Shawano with the embarrass river flowing into he Wolf. With the rain that we have received and all the snow pack to the north that will melt yet, I don't think we have a problem with lake levels. The Army Corps of Engineers have done a fine job of managing the water levels for the sake of both flooding and fish management.

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4/13/14 10:37 PM CST
Another cool year for shoves but I hope no one is getting damage to their properties...

You know its Wisconsin when you can say you played "King of the Hill" on an ice shove and it was over 60 degrees a few days prior.

Here's a short clip of the ones at the end of Ceape for those who haven't had a chance to check them out for themselves.

Tight Lines. Stay Dry.

Ice Shoves - Ceape Ave in Oshkosh: 04-13-14

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