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Gibson Lake (Broad Pond) , IN
GPS: 38.351, -87.762
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Today's Forecast Jan 26, 2022
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Gibson Lake (Broad Pond)'s current water temperature is under 40°°F. Today's forecast is: Clear throughout the day., with a high around 24°F and a low around 7°F. Winds are out of the N at 5 mph with gusts of 19 mph.
Current Conditions
under 40° F
Water estimate as of
Jan 24, 2022
24° F
Air
ESE 5 - 19 gust
Wind
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Latest satelite temp: under 40°°F
under 40°°F
  Warning: Greater than 10% difference.


Forecast as of Jan 26, 2022
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Wednesday
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24° 15°
N 5-19 mph
6
8
10

Clear throughout the day.
Thursday
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38° 24°
SW 7-19 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Friday
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29° 12°
NNW 12-20 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Saturday
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30° 25°
SSE 6-19 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Clear throughout the day.
Sunday
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40° 17°
SSW 8-24 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Partly cloudy throughout the day.
Monday
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49° 31°
SSE 8-23 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Clear throughout the day.
Tuesday
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52° 44°
SSE 12-42 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Light rain overnight.
Wednesday
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51° 44°
E 13-50 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4

Rain throughout the day.

Description
Gibson Lake is the cooling pond for Duke Energy Indiana's Gibson Generating Station. Measuring at around 3,500 acres, it is the largest lake in Indiana built completely above ground, its shores consisting of rock levees on all but two of the lake's six sides both of which were also built up to build the power plant. Wikipedia Popular fishing lake for bass, catfish, bluegill, and carp.

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Attributes
Acres 3,501
Base Elevation 364 Ft
Pressure
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