Monday, June 21, 2010

Monday June 21, 2010

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** Happy First Day of Summer 2010!

** Lake water temperatures are in the upper 60s to low 70s on Bay Lake right now. Usually 70 degree lake water is the point in which it is safe to swim - lake water temperatures at Bay Lake reach highest levels of about 80 degrees in July.

The average temperature at Bay Lake in June goes from an average high of 72 degrees and an average low of 49 degrees on June 1st to an average high of 78 degrees and average low of 56 degrees on June 30th. Jonathan Yuhas

TODAY: Partly to mostly cloudy with spotty showers and thunderstorms at times.

High: 79 degrees ( humid with dew point temperatures in the sticky low 60s ).

Wind: Southeast winds at 5 - 10 mph.

Chance for Rain today: 60% all day.

** The UV Index today is 6,which is MODERATE, meaning you can sunburn in 30 minutes in the noon sun with out sun block even in cloudy conditions.

7 P.M. Weather: Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms in the area - temperatures will be in the mid 70s with Southeast winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset tonight is 9:03 P.M. - chance for rain is 60%.

TONIGHT: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance for spotty showers and thunderstorms.

Low: 62 degrees.

Wind: South winds at 5 to 10 mph.

Chance for rain tonight: 40% all night.

TUESDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy and humid with scattered showers and thunderstorms at times. Chance for rain is 60% all day.

High: 81 degrees ( dew point tempertaures in the low to mid 60s - humid ).

Wind: South at 6 to 12 mph and higher gusts near thunderstorms.

Chance for rain: 50% all day.

7 P.M. Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms - temperatures will be near 80 degrees with South winds at 6 to 12 mph. Sunset is 9:03 P.M. Chance for rain is 50%.

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

WEDNESDAY................76 ( less humid )......Cloud and sun mix with spotty showers and thunderstorms during the day - chance for rain in the day is 30%.

THURSDAY...................80.......Sunny to partly cloudy - chance for rain is 0%.

FRIDAY.........................80.......Partly cloudy with a chance for spotty thunderstorms in the late afternoon and evening - chance for rain is in the late afternoon and evening is 40%.

Average high through the extended period is 77 degrees and the average low is 55 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....76 degrees

Average low:.....54 degrees.

Sunrise:...5:24 A.M.

Sunset:....9:03 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 6/21/2010

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.