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Thursday, July 30, 2009

Breeze from the west; blue sky, thickening cumulus clouds, a passing shower, dark clouds filling the horizon to the west and south; distant patches of rainfall. Swimmers and boats leave the lake. The usual mallards, swallows, geese and ducklings in the usual places; a lone loon in the southern half of the lake. The island at the southeast inlet is now filled with with tall flowers: purple loose strife. and asters or thistles, also purple.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Jul 30, 3:53 pm CDT
Light Rain
74 °F
(23 °C)
Humidity: 46 %
Wind Speed: W 16 G 25 MPH
Barometer: 29.83" (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint: 52 °F (11 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.