The jig is up: Much of the Georgian Bay surface ice is disappearing, and the lower half of the Bay looks to be entirely ice free. Hamer Bay Marine already has a boat in the water, and we expect to jump out of Snug Harbour next weekend. Compare this to last year, and you can see how far ahead we are. Ice out is imminent.
Source top: NOAA Modis True Colour 250m.
Source bottom: Canadian Ice Service Radarsat2.