Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Blue sky and sunlight as clouds thin after this afternoon's downpour. A few joggers on the paths, a few fishermen, no boats; the lake full again; ducks unfazed. A goldfinch perches on a spent coneflower near the band shell and methodically plucks its seeds. The creek overflows its banks.
National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Aug 19, 4:53 pm CDT
Humidity: 87 %
Wind Speed: NW 9 MPH
Barometer: 29.57" (1001.0 mb)
Dewpoint: 62 °F (17 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.