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Event: Ice-Out
Date of Sighting: 04/23/2013 Latitude: 43.6923 Longitude: -93.3785
Town: Albert Lea State/Province: MN Country:
Fountain Lake in Albert Lea, Minnesota



"The last remaining piece of ice on Fountain Lake melted at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to record keeper Bill Malepsy, a local barber."



"That makes April 23 the official date for the ice being out this year. It is one of the latest dates in a century of record-keeping."


"The latest the ice has lasted is April 30, which set the record in 1953. The ice has never lasted into May."




Read the article and thanks to the AlbertLeaTribune.com in Albert Lea, Minnesota
 
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