Lakes Michigan and Huron set record-low for water levels

11:40 am
Fri February 1, 2013

Lakes Michigan and Huron set record-low for water levels

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' measurements find record low levels in January
The water levels of Lake Michigan/Huron set a record for the lowest mean average for any month in history. The two-lake system has been flirting with record lows in recent months and, despite what may have seemed like a wintry, wet January, the month is ending in territory not seen before.