Friday, August 21, 2009

Friday August 21, 2009

** Lake temperatures are holding in the low 70s around Bay Lake.

The average temperature at Bay Lake in July goes from an average high of 81 and an average low of 58 degrees on August 1st to an average high of 73 and average low of 52 on August 31st. Jonathan Yuhas

TODAY: Mostly cloudy with a few sprinkles at times then some peeks of sun after 4 P.M.

High: 65 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 8 to 16 mph.

Chance for rain today: 20%.

** The UV Index today is 2, which is LOW, meaning sunburn is not likely today.

7 P.M. Weather: Decreasing clouds - chance for rain is 10% - temperatures will be in the low 60s with Northwest winds at 7 to 14 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:14 P.M.

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy early then becoming clear with some patchy ground fog after midnight.

Low: 48 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 3 to 6 mph.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

SATURDAY: Patchy morning fog then sunny and warmer.

High: 73 degrees.

Wind: Northeast 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 70s with East-Northeast winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset is 8:13 P.M.

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

SUN....................78.......Sunny and feeling like Summer again!

MON....................81.......Partly cloudy and breezy with isolated thunderstorms possible in the evening - chance for rain is 30%.

TUE....................80.......Partly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms - chance for rain is 30%.

Average high through the extended period is 75 degrees and the average low is 52 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....76 degrees

Average low:.....53 degrees.

Sunrise:...6:21 A.M.

Sunset:....8:14 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 8/21/2009

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.