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There's no ice on Lake Erie: Does that mean we'll get more lake-effect snow?

By: Barbara O'Brien. The Buffalo News

It is almost February, and there is virtually no ice on Lake Erie.

As of Friday, 0.07% of the 9,900 square miles of the lake was frozen.

"It's rare to have, essentially, zero ice cover," said James Kessler, a physical scientist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory.

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