Because of the strong currents, some places in the Winnipeg River never
freeze over even at -40oC (-40oF). This one is
in the Sharkeys Channel between the Hind and Carter Islands
near Pinawa (Febr. 1995).
Fractal pattern of the edge of the ice cover just below the Pinawa bridge
(and the vapour rising from the unfrozen surface on very cold days;
Pinawa Channel (Febr. 1995).
Sunset above Pinawa as viewed from the frozen surface of the Winnipeg
River (Febr. 1995).