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** Lake water temperatures are in the upper 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 early August.
During the month of August at Bay Lake the average high is 81 degrees and the average low is 58 degrees on August 1st then an average high of 79 degrees and average low of 56 degrees on August 15th and an average high of 74 degrees and average low of 53 degrees on August 31st. Jonathan Yuhas
TODAY: Partly Cloudy, breezy and cool.
High: 72 degrees.
Wind: West-Northwest winds at 11 to 22 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 sweatshirt weather with a cool breeze - temperatures in the mid 60s and winds will be from the West-Northwest at 9 to 18 mph. Sunset tonight is 8:25 P.M. - chance for rain is 0%.
TONIGHT: Clear and cool with decreasing winds.
Low: 49 degrees.
Wind: Light winds.
Chance for rain tonight: 0%.
MONDAY: Sunny to partly cloudy and breezy with low humidity.
High: 74 degrees.
Wind: West winds at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance for rain: Chance for rain is 0%.
7 P.M. Clear and pleasant with decreasing winds - temperatures will be in the low 70s. Winds will be from the West at 7 to 14 mph. Chance for rain is 0%. Sunset Monday is 8:24 P.M.
Extended Outlook for the Ruttgers area at Bay Lake, MN:
TUESDAY......................................77...Sunny to partly cloudy with a slight chance for thunderstorms in the evening after sunset - chance for rain is 20% after 9 P.M.
WEDNESDAY.................................76...Muggy with a mix of clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms at times - chance for rain is 50% in the morning and 70% in the afternoon and evening.
THURSDAY.....................................74...Clouds and scattered showers in the morning then partly cloudy and less humid in the afternoon - chance for rain is 70% in the morning and 10% in the afternoon and 0% in the evening.
Average high through the extended period is 79 degrees and the average low is 56 degrees.
Bay Lake Climate Data for today.
Average high:....79 degrees
Average low:.....56 degrees.
Jonathan Yuhas KARE 11 8/15/2010
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.