Sunday, December 3, 2017

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Rumpled gray sky, some bold mackerel sky. Mallards around the southwest inlet. Paths busy.

Current conditions at
Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.
Overcast
47°F
8°C
Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 43°F (6°C)
Last update 3 Dec 4:53 pm CST

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Clear sky, slight breeze from the south, mirror-like lake for a hundred feet off the southern shore. Orange kayak o the water. Flotilla of mergansers (?) cruising along the edge of the calm water; a dozen dark brown ducks farther west. A few mallards close to shore. Thinnest patches of ice afloat.

Current conditions at
Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
A Few Clouds
46°F
8°C
Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 44°F (7°C)
Last update 2 Dec 3:53 pm CST

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Sunday, November 26, 2017

 A few mallards on the creek. Fishing boat on the water, slight sheets of ice floating off the southern shore; many mallards towards the southwest; a dozen coots close to the western shore. Fishermen on the shore at several points. Bikers and pedestrians watching the multicolored, wide southwest horizon as the cloud cover pulls back after sunset.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Mostly Cloudy
47°F
8°C
Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Nov 4:53 pm CST

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Creek running at a lower level. Large cirrostratus patches, little breeze; lingering pink light after sunset. Scores of mallards reaching out from the south east bay; hundreds of gulls flocking near the center of the lake. Pair of greater scaup diving close to the western shore. Small V of geese arriving from the north. 

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.
Partly Cloudy
36°F
2°C
Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 32°F (0°C)
Last update 25 Nov 4:53 pm CST

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

Cloudless after light rain. Broad, bright band of reddening sky along the southwest horizon after sunset.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Partly Cloudy
50°F
10°C
Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.53 in (1000.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 44°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Nov 4:53 pm CST

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16

Gray sky. Scattering of mallards near the eastern shore.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Overcast
32°F
0°C
Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 22°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Nov 3:53 pm CST

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Blue sky, amber sunlight. Fisherman wading off the southeast beach. Plastic dock at anchor of the northern shore. Scores of mallards off the southwest shores.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
A Few Clouds
35°F
2°C
Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.38 in (1029.8 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill 30°F (-1°C)
Last update 12 Nov 3:53 pm CST