Lake Michigan Water Levels Continue to Rise

6:33 am
Wed June 4, 2014

Lake Michigan Water Levels Continue to Rise

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Heavy winter snows and spring rain have helped bring lake back near historical average
Lake Michigan water levels continue to rise, with May's level coming up a foot above last year. The outlook through October puts the lake at or near its historical average for the first time in years.The level for May is 578.30 feet above sea level, more than a half-foot - 0.68 foot - above the April level.