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** Lake water temperatures are in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees 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: Mainly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms at times - a few peeks of sun are possible.
High: 70 degrees.
Wind: South winds at 6 - 12 mph becoming Northwest at 6 - 12 mph in the late afternoon.
Chance for Rain today: 80% all day.
** The UV Index today is 1,which is low meaning sunburn not a significant threat today.
7 P.M. Weather: Mainly Cloudy with spotty showers and isolated thunderstorms - temperatures will be in the mid 60s with Northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph. Sunset tonight is 9:03 P.M. - chance for rain is 60%.
TONIGHT: Decreasing clouds with patchy fog late.
Low: 54 degrees.
Wind: Light Winds.
Chance for rain tonight: 20% until 8 P.M. and 0% after 9 P.M.
WEDNESDAY: Sunny and warmer.
High: 78 degrees.
Wind: West-Southwest at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance for rain: 0% all day.
7 P.M. Increasing clouds - temperatures will be in the mid 70s with light winds. Sunset is 9:03 P.M. Chance for rain is 0%.
Extended Outlook for the Ruttgers area at Bay Lake, MN:
THURSDAY................... 80.......Partly cloudy, breezy and more humid with scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening - some of the storms could be Strong - chance for rain is 60% after 3 P.M.
FRIDAY.....................79.......Partly cloudy, breezy and less humid.
SATURDAY...................78.......Partly cloudy with an isolated shower or thunderstorm toward sunset - chance for rain is 20%.
Average high through the extended period is 76 degrees and the average low is 54 degrees.
Bay Lake Climate Data for today.
Average high:....75 degrees
Average low:.....53 degrees.
Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 6/15/2010
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.