Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Thinning deck of cumulus clouds; much blue sky and sunlight. Not many people at either beach nor on the paths. Fisherman in waders near southern shore; four sailboats on the water. Great blue heron preening on the center island at the southwest inlet; red-wing blackbird singing from a four-foot poplar growing there; others calling from the marsh. White campion flowers blooming nearby. Domestic mallard among other mallards near the band shell. Large family of mallards among the weeds out from the eastern shore; also several geese.
National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Jul 1, 4:53 pm CDT
Humidity: 57 %
Wind Speed: NE 9 MPH
Barometer: 29.88" (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint: 53 °F (12 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.