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** Lake water temperatures are in the low to mid 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: Cloudy with periods of rain and thunder - some peeks of sun possible after 7 P.M.
High: 65 degrees.
Wind: Southeast at 7 to 14 mph.
Chance for Rain today: 100% all day.
** The UV Index today is 1 so sunburn not likely today.
7 P.M. Weather: A few peeks of sun otherwise cloudy skies with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms - temperatures will be in the low 60s with South winds at 7 to 14 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:59 P.M. - chance for rain is 50%.
TONIGHT: Partly to mostly cloudy with a few isolated showers early then some patchy fog late.
Low: 54 degrees.
Wind: West-Southwest at 7 to 14 mph.
Chance for rain tonight: 30%.
WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy and breezy with a chance for an isolated thunderstorm in the afternoon but nothing heavy or long lasting expected.
High: 73 degrees.
Wind: Northwest at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance for rain: 20% all day.
7 P.M. Partly cloudy with a chance for an isolated shower or thunderstorm - temperatures will be in the upper 60s with Northwest Winds at 8 to 16 mph. Sunset is 9:00 P.M. Chance for rain is 20%.
Extended Outlook for the Ruttgers area at Bay Lake, MN:
THU........................73.......Partly cloudy with spotty showers and thundestorms in the late afternoon and evening - chance for rain after 4 P.M. is 60%.
FRI........................75.......A mix of clouds and sun with scattered showers and thunderstorms - chance for rain is 60% all day.
SAT........................78.......Partly cloudy with a chance for thunderstorms and a few could be Strong - chance for rain is 80% all day.
Average high through the extended period is 74 degrees and the average low is 52 degrees.
Bay Lake Climate Data for today.
Average high:....74 degrees
Average low:.....52 degrees.
Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 6/08/2010
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.