** Lake temperatures are running in the low to mid 70s around Bay Lake and should be in the upper 70s around July 25th.
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: Sunny with a few puffy clouds - low humidity and very pleasant.
High: 78 degrees.
Wind: South at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance for rain today: 0%.
** The UV Index today is 8, which is HIGH meaning you can sunburn in 15 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block even in cloudy conditions.
7 P.M. Weather: Clear skies with light winds - temperatures will be in the mid 70s with South winds at 5 to 10 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:57 P.M.
TONIGHT: Clear skies with light winds.
Low: 55 degrees.
Wind: South at 3 to 6 mph.
Chance for rain tonight: 0%.
MONDAY: Breezy with Sunny skies in the morning then increasing clouds around noon and a chance for scattered thunderstorms after 4 P.M.
High: 78 degrees ( it will be slightly humid with dew point temperatures near 60 degrees in the late afternoon ).
Wind: South at 9 to 18 mph.
Chance for rain: 30% at 4 P.M. then 50% 5 P.M. through 9 P.M. and 70% 10 P.M. through sunrise Tuesday.
7 P.M. Partly to mostly cloudy and breezy with a chance for scattered thunderstorms - temperatures will be in the mid 70s with South winds at 8 to 16 mph - chance for rain is 50%. Sunset is 8:56 P.M.
Extended Outlook for the Ruttgers area at Bay Lake, MN:
TUE....................77........Cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms in the morning then a chance for thunderstorms in the afternoon with a mix of clouds and sun - chance for rain is 70% in the morning and 40% in the afternoon.
WED....................76........A mix of clouds and sun with a chance for isolated thunderstorms mainly in the morning - chance for rain is 50% in the morning and 30% in the afternoon - most of the day will be dry.
THU....................80........Partly cloudy during the day then a chance for scattered thunderstorms after 10 P.M. - chance for rain after 10 P.M. is 40%.
FRI....................77........Cloudy in the morning with a chance for spotty showers and thunderstorms then partly cloudy during the afternoon with less humid conditions - chance for rain in the morning is 20%.
SAT....................75........Partly cloudy and breezy.
Average high through the extended period is 81 degrees and the average low is 57 degrees.
Bay Lake Climate Data for today.
Average high:....81 degrees
Average low:.....57 degrees.
Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 7/19/2009
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.