Lake Superior hits highest April level in 16 years
Forum News Service
DULUTH -- The level of Lake Superior keeps rising, and it started this month 2 inches above the long-term normal and 14 inches above the level at this time last year.
The big lake rose 4 inches in April, a month it usually rises by 3 inches. The lake’s monthly average for April was the highest since 1998, according to the International Lake Superior Board of Control.
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