Monday, October 20, 2008

Monday October 20, 2008

** Only 2 more weeks of Daylight Saving Time left - Daylight Saving Time ends officially on Sunday November 2nd which means you need to set the clock back 1 hour before bed Saturday night but it also means the weekend is 1 hour longer! The biggest change of course will be the sunrise and sunset times. The sun will rise at 7:52 A.M. and set at 6:01 P.M. Saturday November 1st then after the time change the sun will rise at 6:53 A.M. and set at 4:59 P.M. Sunday November 2nd.

TODAY: Mainly sunny, breezy and cool.

High: 48 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 9 to 18 mph.

Chance for rain today: 0%.

7 P.M. Weather: Clear skies - temperatures will cool quickly into the low 40s - winds will be light from the North at 5 mph.

TONIGHT: Clear skies with a hard freeze.

Low: 31 degrees.

Wind: Light Winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

TUESDAY: Sunny to partly cloudy and breezy.

High: 50 degrees

Wind: Southeast at 9 to 18 mph.

Chance for rain: 0%.

7 P.M. Clear to partly cloudy with temperatures in the upper 40s.

Extended Outlook:

WED....................49.......Partly to mostly cloudy and breezy with scattered showers developing after 6 P.M. - chance for rain after 6 P.M. is 50%.

THU....................46.......Cloudy in the morning with scattered rain showers that could be mixed with some wet snow then breezy with decreasing clouds in the afternoon - chance for rain is 70% in the morning and 20% during the afternoon.

FRI.....................49.......A mix of clouds and sun.

Average high through the extended period is 50 degrees and the average low is 30 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data.

Average high:....52 degrees

Average low:.....32 degrees.

Sunrise:...7:36 A.M.

Sunset:....6:19 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 10/20/2008

Click on the boxes below to view live radar data from the National Weather Service in Minneapolis/St.Paul, Duluth/Superior and Fargo/Grand Forks. The radars will indicate active areas of thunderstorms and rain near the Bay Lake/Brainerd areas - Bay Lake is about 20 miles southeast of Brainerd.