Thursday, July 2, 2009

* Better weather is coming! The clouds will break up later this morning and pleasant weather will return to the area.

** Lake temperatures are running in the low to mid 70s around Bay Lake and should be in the mid to upper 70s on the 4th of July.

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: Decreasing clouds during the late morning then becoming partly cloudy during the afternoon.

High: 77 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 5 to 10 mph.

Chance for rain today: 0% all day.

** The UV Index today is 7, which is HIGH, meaning you can sunburn in 20 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block even in cloudy conditions.

7 P.M. Weather: Partly cloudy and pleasant - temperatures will be in the mid 70s with light Northwest winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset tonight is 9:11 P.M.

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy to mostly clear.

Low: 56 degrees.

Wind: Light Winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

FRIDAY: Sunny to partly cloudy with light winds.

High: 77 degrees.

Wind: North at 5 to 10 mph.

Chance for rain: 0%.

7 P.M. Clear skies with temperatures in the mid 70s and North winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset is 9:11 P.M.

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

SAT ( 4th of July ).....77.......Partly cloudy with a chance for thunderstorms mainly in the late evening after 10 P.M. - chance for rain is 20%.

SUN....................75........Sunny to partly cloudy with a slight chance for an isolated thunderstorm especially in the morning - chance for rain is 30%.

MON....................80........A slight chance for thunderstorms in the morning then partly cloudy adn becoming more humid - chance for rain is 30%.

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

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....79 degrees

Average low:.....55 degrees.

Sunrise:...5:22 A.M.

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

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 7/02/2009

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.