** 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: Mainly sunny and pleasant.
High: 78 degrees ( not humid with dew point temperatures in the mid to upper 50s )
Wind: Northwest at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance for rain today: 0% all day.
** The UV Index today is 9, which is HIGH, meaning you can sunburn in 10 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block even in cloudy conditions.
7 P.M. Weather: Clear and pleasant - temperatures will be in the mid 70s with light Northwest winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset tonight is 9:10 P.M.
TONIGHT: Clear skies.
Low: 54 degrees.
Wind: Light Winds.
Chance for rain tonight: 0%.
MONDAY: Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy during the afternoon.
High: 80 degrees
Wind: Northwest at 7 to 14 mph.
Chance for rain: 0%.
7 P.M. Clear skies with temperatures in the mid 70s and Northwest winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset is 9:10 P.M.
Extended Outlook for the Ruttgers area at Bay Lake, MN:
TUE....................75........Partly to mostly cloudy and breezy with scattered thunderstorms during the day especially in the morning hours then a chance for thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening - chance for rain is 60% in the morning and 40% during the afternoon and evening.
WED....................76........Cloudy with scattered thunderstorms in the morning then becoming partly cloudy during the afternoon - some of the early morning thunderstorms could be Strong to Severe with damaging winds and heavy downpours of rain - chance for rain is 90% before sunrise then 70% between sunrise and noon and 30% during the afternoon as the storms move east and south.
THU....................76........Morning sun then increasing clouds with scattered thunderstorms possible during the afternoon and evening - chance for rain is 40% at noon and 60% 2 P.M. through Midnight.
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.
Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 7/05/2009
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.