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NOAA Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Updates

NOAA Logo The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issues Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) Early Season Projections & Bulletins on a regular basis from May to November. Links to the NOAA HAB Bulletins will be provided once the are posted on the NOAA website.
NOAA - Western Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Seasonal Forecast
Western Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Seasonal Forecast
Area of Focus:
Western Lake Erie
Issued: June 30, 2021

NOAA - Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Forecast
Harmful Algal Bloom Forecast
Area of Focus:  Lake Erie
Current Forecast and Imagery Analysis Report
Issued:  September 20, 2021
Issued bi-weekly  from July - October
Archived Reports Site
The Lake Erie bloom continues to extend from Stony Point, north of Monroe, MI to Huron, OH and further out into the lake to the Bass Islands and Kelleys Island.
Source: NOAA's National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Forecast.
NOAA - National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science
Cyanobacteria Algal Bloom from Satellite
Area of Focus:  Western Lake Erie Basin
Image Last Updated:  September 19, 2021
Image Credit: The images on this webpage were derived from Copernicus Sentinel-3 satellite data from the European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) and were processed by NOAA, National Centers for Costal Ocean Science.

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Last Updated: 9/20/21