Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Wednesday August 12, 2009

** Lake temperatures are holding in the low to mid 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: Hazy sunshine and warm.

High: 89 degrees - muggy with the dew point at 60 degrees.

Wind: Southwest at 6 to 12 mph.

Chance for rain today: 0% all day.

** 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 - chance for rain is 0% - temperatures will be in the mid 80s with Southwest winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:29 P.M.

TONIGHT: Clear skies with some areas of patchy ground fog late.

Low: 65 degrees.

Wind: Light Winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

THURSDAY: Sunny, breezy and more humid.

High: 90 degrees - humid with dew point temperatures in the mid 60s.

Wind: South at 8 to 16 mph.

Chance for rain: 0%.

7 P.M. Clear to partly cloudy with a slight chance for an isolated thunderstorm - chance for rain is 20% - temperatures will be in the mid 80s with South winds at 6 to 12 mph. Sunset is 8:28 P.M.

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

FRI....................89........Partly cloudy, breezy, hot and humid with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening - chance for rain is 20%.

SAT....................85........Partly cloudy, breezy and humid with scattered thunderstorms mainly in the evening - chance for rain is 20% during the day and 60% during the evening.

SUN....................77........A mix of clouds and sun with scattered showers and thunderstorms - some of the storms could be Strong.

Average high through the extended period is 78 degrees and the average low is 54 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....78 degrees

Average low:.....54 degrees.

Sunrise:...6:09 A.M.

Sunset:....8:29 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 8/12/2009

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.