Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Wednesday August 19, 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 thunderstorms - some heavy downpours of rain possible this afternoon.

High: 71 degrees - muggy with the dew point temperatures in the low 60s.

Wind: Southeast 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 and thunderstorms - chance for rain is 100% - temperatures will be in the mid 60s with Southeast winds at 7 to 14 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:17 P.M.

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

Low: 57 degrees.

Wind: Northeast at 6 to 12 mph.

Chance for rain tonight: 20% after 4 A.M.

THURSDAY: Cloudy and cool with periods of rain.

High: 64 degrees - humid with dew point temperatures in the low 60s.

Wind: Northwest at 8 to 16 mph.

Chance for rain: 90% all day.

7 P.M. Cloudy with scattered showers - chance for rain is 70% - temperatures will be in the low 60s with Northwest winds at 6 to 12 mph. Sunset is 8:16 P.M.

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

FRI....................70.......Cloudy in the morning then clearing in the late afternoon.

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

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

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:...6:18 A.M.

Sunset:....8:17 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.