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Thursday, July 2, 2009

Scattered flat cumulus clouds. light breeze from the north; almost warm. People sunning on both beaches; three sailboats on the water; two boats of fishermen. Mallards along the southern shore, including a domestic mallard; more around the inlet. Great blue heron standing around near the small island; muskrat swims past. Painter at work on a large canvas on the western shore. More mallards, including another domestic mallard, near the band shell. Egret flies overhead along the northern shore. Several geese in the weeds there; three families of wood ducks on a branch in the water or in the weeds near the eastern shore. Bird's-foot trefoil bright yellow around the lake.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Jul 2, 4:53 pm CDT
A Few Clouds
79 °F
(26 °C)
Humidity: 45 %
Wind Speed: N 13 MPH
Barometer: 30.03" (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint: 56 °F (13 °C)
Heat Index: 80 °F (27 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.