Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Wednesday August 5, 2009

** Full Moon tonight rises just before the 8:39 P.M. sunset.

** 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: Partly cloudy.

High: 73 degrees.

Wind: Northwest at 5 to 10 mph.

Chance for rain today: 0%.

** The UV Index today is 6, which is MODERATE, meaning you can sunburn in 25 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block even in cloudy conditions.

7 P.M. Weather: Partly cloudy - chance for rain is 0% - temperatures will be near 70 degrees with Northwest winds at 3 to 6 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:39 P.M.

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with a full moon.

Low: 52 degrees.

Wind: Light Winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

THURSDAY: Sunshine in the morning then increasing clouds in the afternoon with a chance for isolated showers and thunderstorms after 8 P.M.

High: 74 degrees.

Wind: East at 6 to 12 mph.

Chance for rain: 20% 8 P.M. through 10 P.M. then 30% 11 P.M. through 5 A.M. Friday and 60% 6 A.M. Friday through 6 P.M. Friday.

7 P.M. Partly to mostly cloudy - chance for rain is 0% - temperatures will be in the low 70s with East winds at 5 to 10 mph. Sunset is 8:38 P.M.

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

FRI....................76........Breezy and turning more humid with a mix of clouds and sun and a chance for thunderstorms - chance for rain is 60%.

SAT....................86........Humid with a mix of clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms at times - some of the storms could be Strong to Severe - chance for rain is 60%.

SUN....................83........Partly cloudy and windy with a chance for scattered thunderstorms - chance for rain is 50%.

Average high through the extended period is 80 degrees and the average low is 56 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....80 degrees

Average low:.....57 degrees.

Sunrise:...6:00 A.M.

Sunset:....8:39 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 8/05/2009

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.