Thursday, August 20, 2009

Thursday August 20, 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: Cloudy with periods of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

High: 65 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 9 to 18 mph.

Chance for rain today: 100%.

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

7 P.M. Weather: Cloudy with scattered showers - chance for rain is 100% - temperatures will be in the low 60s with Northwest winds at 7 to 14 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:16 P.M.

TONIGHT: Cloudy with scattered showers - patchy fog will develop after midnight.

Low: 54 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 7 to 14 mph.

Chance for rain tonight: 80% through 1 A.M. then 50% after 2 A.M. through sunrise Friday.

FRIDAY: Cloudy with scattered showers in the morning then partly cloudy in the late afternoon.

High: 68 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 8 to 16 mph.

Chance for rain: 40% all day before noon then 10% in the afternoon.

7 P.M. Partly cloudy - chance for rain is 0% - temperatures will be in the low 60s with Northwest winds at 6 to 12 mph. Sunset is 8:15 P.M.

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

SAT....................74.......Sunny and warmer.

SUN....................80.......Sunny and feeling like Summer again!

MON....................81.......Partly cloudy and breezy with isolated thunderstorms possible in the evening - 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:....77 degrees

Average low:.....53 degrees.

Sunrise:...6:20 A.M.

Sunset:....8:16 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 8/19/2009

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.