Friday, May 11, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Gray sky, gray lake, few people on the paths. Pair of large geese and seven goslings on the grass along the western shore. Pair of smaller geese coasting off the northern shore.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Overcast
50°F
10°C
Humidity 68%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 46°F (8°C)
Last update 11 May 4:53 pm CDT

Monday, May 7, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018

Blue sky, few clouds; light breeze from the west. Pair of geese gone from the small island off the southwestern shore. Presumably the same pair plus seven substantial goslings on the jogging path in the grass off the western shore. Large pair of bright gulls in the middle of the lake.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88° N Lon: 93.23° W Elev: 840ft.
Partly Cloudy
84°F
29°C
Humidity 19%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index 81°F (27°C)
Last update 7 May 5:53 pm CDT

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Creek high, wild cherries blossoming next to the path. Blue sky, bright sun, scattered clouds. Goose on nest in the island in the southwest inlet, other goose standing in the water nearby. A few mallards about. Paths busy.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft. 
Mostly Cloudy 
75°F
24°C
Humidity 24%
Wind Speed NE 7 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 3:53 pm CDT

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Uneven gray sky reflected in the still lake. Pair of mallards near the eastern shore. Dark green algae building up along the shore.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.
Overcast
73°F
23°C
Humidity 30%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:53 pm CDT

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Blue scilla in bloom along the creek bank. Blue sky, some thin clouds. Ice gone from the lake. Goose nesting on small island in southwest inlet, another goose nearby. A few mallards off the northern shore.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Crystal Airport (KMIC)
Lat: 45.06° N Lon: 93.35° W Elev: 866 ft.
Fair
64°F
18°C
Humidity 38%
Wind Speed W 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 2:53 pm CDT


Saturday, April 28, 2018

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Blue sky, bright sun, few cumulus clouds. Creek high and slow, one mallard coasting on it. Very large goose resting or nesting on one of the small islands in the southwest inlet. Gulls and mallards on and around the enlarged pool off thee north shore. Large stretches of ice gone along the shores.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Fair
56°F
13°C
Humidity 29%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 2:53 pm CDT

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Blotchy sky, thin sun, blotchy ice. Pair of geese on the water in the southwest inlet. A score of gulls on the ice and on the water at the pool off the north shore.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 840ft.
Mostly Cloudy and Breezy
63°F
17°C
Humidity 34%
Wind Speed N 22 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 3:53 pm CDT