Spring Thaw on White Bear Lake

When will White Bear Lake ice-out this year?

White Bear Lake spends the winter frozen, but when the ice cracks, you know spring can’t be too far away. Predicting the lake’s ice-out is a time-honored tradition, but with past years’ thaws happening anywhere from the end of March to the start of May, it’s anyone’s guess.

When do you think White Bear Lake will ice-out in 2017? For reference, the ice-out dates for the last three years are below:
March 16, 2016
April 2, 2015
April 23, 2014