Saturday, June 20, 2009

Saturday June 20, 2009

**A perfect Saturday on Bay Lake today with lots of sunshine and lower humidity - wet weather returns on Sunday with periods of rain and thunder - the risk for Severe weather on Sunday will mainly be south of Bay Lake closer to Minneapolis and the Iowa border! Jonathan Yuhas

The average temperature at Bay Lake in June goes from an average high of 72 and an average low of 49 degrees on June 1st to an average high of 79 and average low of 56 on June 30th. Lake temperature are still a bit cool - mostly in the low to mid 60s around Bay Lake but should be climbing into the more comfortable 70 degree range in the next 10 days. Jonathan Yuhas

TODAY: Sunny and warm but not as humid.

High: 85 degrees ( dew point 54 degrees - not humid )

Wind: Northwest 5 to 10 mph

Chance for rain today: 0%.

** The UV Index today is 9, which is HIGH, meaning you can sunburn in 10 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block.

7 P.M. Weather: Clear skies - chance for rain is 0% - temperatures will be in the low 80s. Wind: Light and variable winds less than 5 mph. Sunset 9:11 P.M.

TONIGHT: Clear early then becoming partly cloudy after 3 A.M.

Low: 60 degrees.

Wind: Light and Variable Winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

SUNDAY: Partly cloudy for a few hours just after sunrise ( 5:15 A.M. ) then cloudy with showers and thunderstorms developing toward noon and continuing through the afternoon - some of the storms will produce heavy downpours of rain during the afternoon.

High: 75 degrees ( dew point 56 degrees in the morning which is not humid then increasing to a muggy 60 degrees by the late afternoon and evening )

Wind: East at 6 to 12 mph.

Chance for rain: 0% at sunrise then 30% before noon and 80% from noon through 11 P.M.

7 P.M. Cloudy with periods of rain and thunder - chance for rain is 80% - temperatures will be near 70 degrees with East winds at 6 to 12 mph. Sunset is 9:11 P.M.

Extended Outlook for the Ruttgers area at Bay Lake, MN:

MON.....................85.......Clouds and scattered thunderstorms in the morning then partly cloudy, warm and humid - chance for rain is 40% in the morning.

TUE.....................88.......Sunny to partly cloudy, breezy, hot and humid with a slight chance for thunderstorms in the late evening - chance for rain after 11 P.M. is 20%.

Average high through the extended period is 77 degrees and the average low is 54 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....76 degrees

Average low:.....53 degrees.

Sunrise:...5:15 A.M.

Sunset:....9:11 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 6/20/2009

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.