Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Wednesday June 24, 2009

** Lake temperatures are running in the low to mid 70s around Bay Lake and should rise close to 80 degrees by the 4 of July. Jonathan Yuhas

The average temperature at Bay Lake in July goes from an average high of 79 and an average low of 56 degrees on July 1st to an average high of 81 and average low of 58 on July 31st. Jonathan Yuhas

TODAY: Some clouds this morning then partly cloudy to sunny this afternoon with spotty showers and isolated thunderstorms in the early evening.

High: 83 degrees ( dew point 55 degrees - not humid )

Wind: West 6 to 12 mph..

Chance for rain today: 60% between now and 8 P.M.

** The UV Index today is 8, which is VERY HIGH, meaning you can sunburn in 15 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block even in cloudy conditions.

7 P.M. Weather: Mostly cloudy with spotty showers and isolated thunderstorms skies with temperatures in the mid 70s and winds from the West at 4 to 8 mph - chance for rain is 60%. Sunset 9:11 P.M.

TONIGHT: Clear to partly cloudy with patchy ground fog late in low lying areas.

Low: 58 degrees.

Wind: Light Winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

THURSDAY: Sunny and warmer but not too humid.

High: 86 degrees ( dew point temperatures will be in the comfortable upper 50s )

Wind: West at 6 to 12 mph.

Chance for rain: 0%.

7 P.M. Clear skies - chance for rain is 0% - temperatures will be in the low 80s with West-Northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph. Sunset is 9:11 P.M.

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

FRI.....................88.......Partly cloudy, humid and breezy with a chance for isolated thunderstorms in the late afternoon and evening - chance for rain in the afternoon and evening is 40%.

SAT.....................80.......Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms during the day - chance for rain in the morning is 60% and 70% during the afternoon.

SUN.....................78.......Partly cloudy, breezy and cooler.

Average high through the extended period is 79 degrees and the average low is 55 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....78 degrees

Average low:.....55 degrees.

Sunrise:...5:16 A.M.

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

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 6/24/2009

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.