[DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

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Re: Current Weather Conditions for Isle Royale are on the Web

Post by fonixmunkee » Wed May 17, 2017 8:57 am

Chorizo wrote:
Wed May 17, 2017 8:36 am
This link is dead. These were nice forecasts as they were (as noted above) what you would find at the ranger stations. Anyone have an updated link? Couldn't find one at a glance.
I did a quick Google and got this, but there's no reports currently published:
http://forecast.weather.gov/product.php ... glossary=1

Will need someone else to confirm if this is indeed the new spot for these or not.
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Re: [DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

Post by hooky » Wed May 17, 2017 9:34 am

http://www.weather.gov/mqt/ gets you pointed in the right direction.

Duluth might be useful too http://www.weather.gov/dlh/

Rock of Ages and Passage Island buoys have current conditions, but no forecast.

http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/station_page.php?station=pilm4

http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/station_page.php?station=roam4


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Re: Current Weather Conditions for Isle Royale are on the Web

Post by Chorizo » Wed May 17, 2017 12:10 pm

fonixmunkee wrote:
Wed May 17, 2017 8:57 am
Chorizo wrote:
Wed May 17, 2017 8:36 am
This link is dead. These were nice forecasts as they were (as noted above) what you would find at the ranger stations. Anyone have an updated link? Couldn't find one at a glance.
I did a quick Google and got this, but there's no reports currently published:
http://forecast.weather.gov/product.php ... glossary=1

Will need someone else to confirm if this is indeed the new spot for these or not.
Yeah that's all I could find too. Maybe I will have to make a quick call to Houghton.

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Re: [DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

Post by Ingo » Wed May 17, 2017 12:45 pm

I look at the wunderground forecasts for Grand Marais, MN and Copper Harbor, MI and take the "worst". We know it's just rough guess in any case...
https://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/fi ... rais%2C+MN
https://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/fi ... rbor%2C+MI


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Re: [DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

Post by Chorizo » Wed May 17, 2017 12:45 pm

OK, here we go. I called Houghton and the ranger kindly emailed me this link. Were headed over on Monday 5/22. Time to start watching the forecast.
http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.ph ... TextType=2


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Re: [DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

Post by johnhens » Wed May 17, 2017 12:51 pm

Chorizo wrote:
Wed May 17, 2017 12:45 pm
OK, here we go. I called Houghton and the ranger kindly emailed me this link. Were headed over on Monday 5/22. Time to start watching the forecast.
http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.ph ... TextType=2
The Recreation forescast usually resumes around Memorial Day.

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Re: [DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

Post by fonixmunkee » Fri May 19, 2017 6:50 am

Chorizo wrote:
Wed May 17, 2017 12:45 pm
OK, here we go. I called Houghton and the ranger kindly emailed me this link. Were headed over on Monday 5/22. Time to start watching the forecast.
http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.ph ... TextType=2
Thanks Chorizo. I'll update the stickied post.
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Re: [DISCUSSION] Current weather conditions for Isle Royale on web?

Post by Tom » Mon May 22, 2017 7:21 am

OK, the official "Recreational Report" is back for the season and in a new location/URL. This is the classic "hanging at the ranger station" report and includes wave predictions.
http://forecast.weather.gov/product.php ... suedby=MQT

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