Outdoor Report

Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 1-8-2018

  by: Steve Suman The North Woods receives a brief, but well-deserved break the first part of this week, enjoying a few 30-degree temperatures. What a welcome respite! Take time to get outside and enjoy it while you can! “Bitter, freezing, cold weather affected all outdoor activities during the holiday season,” says Pat at Happy…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 1-1-2018

By: Steve Suman The cold and snow continues, but if you can survive until Sunday, the forecast shows a warming trend. The high numbers will still be very similar – but they will be above zero! “This cold weather made some great ice,” says Pat at Happy Hooker, “and crews are finally able to stake…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 12-26-2017

  By: Steve Suman Winter “officially” started last Thursday, December 21, and the forecast certainly shows winter has arrived! This week is snow and cold, and cold and snow, and some days offer the combination. Cold temperatures will go a long way to building ice for anglers and snowmobilers, while new snow should help with…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 12-19-2017

By: Steve Suman This week’s forecast for the North Woods indicates snow from Wednesday into the weekend, followed by a major change to colder temperatures starting Saturday and continuing into the New Year. It would be most helpful to get the cold temperatures to build more ice depths before receiving any major snowfall, but the…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 12-11-2017

BY: Steve Suman Starting Tuesday evening, the forecast for the remainder of this week is as simple as a forecast can be – “chance of snow showers,” though the chances vary somewhat each day. Temperatures (according the current forecast) will not reach above 32 degrees, but will dip into single digits a few times. The…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 12-5-2017

  By: Steve Suman This week, the forecast promises a considerable change in weather patterns and temperatures that will bring joy or consternation, depending on personal recreational and lifestyle preferences. The temperatures in particular might come as a shock, as lows hit the single digits and with some highs only in the teens. If nothing…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 11-27-2017

by: Steve Suman The week ahead, according to the forecast, looks very pleasant for this time of year, starting out with sunshine and temperatures mostly in the upper 30s and into the 40s. Look for somewhat of a cooling trend to start later in the week, but even next weekend the highs will be in…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 11-21-2017

By: Steve Suman This week’s Hayward forecast – up to Friday – includes many “mostly sunny” days. Temperatures will spread across quite a range, often accompanied by some very strong winds. This Friday shows a high in the mid-40s, but with chances of various forms of precipitation. This is definitely one of those times when…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 11-13-2017

  by: Steve Suman The forecast for this week indicates a damp one, with moderate, more “seasonal” high temperatures until the coming weekend. The forecast shows lows for the week in the 20s and 30s, which combined with expected precipitation, could make for slippery driving conditions, especially in the early morning and evening hours. There…

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Hayward Lakes Outdoor Report 11-6-2017

by: Steve Suman Highs in the mid-20s to mid-30s this week, according to the forecasts, with lows in the teens – except for a predicted single-digit low Thursday night! The forecast also includes more snow, though not any appreciable amount (at this time.) If you are not ready and/or prepared for the transition from fall…

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