Saturday, October 21, 2017

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Creek over its lower banks. Gray sky broken with some blue. Breeze strong from the south. A dozen or more coots in the southwest cove.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Overcast
69°F
21°C
Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 4:53 pm CDT

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Blue sky, full sun, wispy clouds at the horizons. Fishing boat and paddleboard on the water. Large loon off the southern shore.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Fair
68°F
20°C
Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 10:53 am CDT

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Creek full. Blue sky; haze and thin cirrus near the horizons, breeze from the south. Two fishing boats on the water; fishermen on the southwest dock. Mallards near the southern shore, coots in the southwest cove. Paths busy.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Partly Cloudy
71°F
22°C
Humidity 28%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 5:53 pm CDT

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Eight mallards on the creek, a few more on the lake. Gray cloud cover relieved with light at the western horizon. Subdued fall color. Breeze from the west. Sailboats gone, anchor buoys remain. Two fishing boats on the water, one kayak. Two loons off the southern shore, two more near the middle of the lake. Downy woodpecker at work on the western 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 57%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 48°F (9°C)
Last update 15 Oct 5:53 pm CDT

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Cloudless sky; full, declining  sun; breeze from the northwest. Three sailboats, three fishing boats, and a canoe on the water. Milkweed silk bright in the sun in the northeast marsh.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Fair
69°F
21°C
Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.3 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Oct 4:53 pm CDT

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Blue sky, a few cumulus clouds stretched by the breeze. Two white sails on the water.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Overcast
61°F
16°C
Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.40 in (995.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Oct 2:53 pm CDT

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Steady rain. Creek high, floating a dozen-and-a-half mallards below the canopy of trees. Other mallards cluster close to the small islands near the southwest inlet, and a few coots. Several runners.

Current conditions at Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.88°N Lon: 93.23°W Elev: 840ft.
Light Rain Fog/Mist
56°F
13°C
Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 15 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 6 Oct 4:53 pm CDT