Sunday, July 4, 2010

HAPPY 4th of JULY!!!!!!!!!!!!

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** Lake water temperatures are in the 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 78 degrees and an average low of 56 degrees on July 1st to an average high of 81 degrees and average low of 58 degrees on July 31st. Jonathan Yuhas

TODAY: Cloud and sun mix with an isolated t-storm possible through 8 P.M.

High: 81 degrees ( - dew points near 65 degrees )

Wind: Northwest winds at 5 - 10 mph.

Chance for Rain today: 60% through 6 P.M. then less than 10% after 6 P.M.

** 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 and muggy with a slight chance for a brief thunderstorm but nothing long lasting expected - temperatures will be around 80 degrees with Northwest winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset tonight is 9:04 P.M. - chance for rain is 10%.

10 P.M. Fireworks Weather: Partly cloudy and muggy - temperatures in the low 70s and light winds from the Northwest - chance for rain is 0%.

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with patchy fog late.

Low: 60 degrees.

Wind: Light winds.

Chance for rain tonight: 0%.

MONDAY: Partly cloudy windy and humid.

High: 83 degrees ( dew point temperatures will be near 65 degrees - muggy ).

Wind: South at 4 to 8 mph.

Chance for rain: 0%.

7 P.M. Partly cloudy skies - temperatures will be in the low 80s with South winds at 4 to 8 mph. Sunset is 9:04 P.M. Chance for rain is 0%.

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

WEDNESDAY..........................78.....Partly cloudy with a chance for scattered thunderstorms - chance for rain is 40% all day.

THURSDAY.......................78.....Sunny to partly cloudy.

FRIDAY...........................80....Sunny to partly cloudy.

Average high through the extended period is 78 degrees and the average low is 56 degrees.

Bay Lake Climate Data for today.

Average high:....78 degrees

Average low:.....56 degrees.

Sunrise:...5:29 A.M.

Sunset:....9:04 P.M.

Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 7/04/2010

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.