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February 26, 2012

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Gray sky, white lake, green-and-white kite over the lake; breeze from the southwest. Dozens of mallards on and near the water at the southwest inlet. A few fishermen and tents on the ice; also walkers, dogs, one bicyclist.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 26, 3:53 pm CST
Light Snow
32 °F
(0 °C)
Humidity: 82 %
Wind Speed: SW 13 G 23 MPH
Barometer: 29.74" (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint: 27 °F (-3 °C)
Wind Chill: 23 °F (-5 °C)
Visibility: 6.00 mi.

February 20, 2012

Monday, February 20, 2012

Uneven overcast, white and gray lake; breeze from the southeast. A few tents and fishermen on the ice. Five or six dozen mallards in the enlarged pool at the southeast inlet. Low-flying planes heading to the airport.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 20, 4:53 pm CST
Overcast
40 °F
(4 °C)
Humidity: 45 %
Wind Speed: SE 16 MPH
Barometer: 29.80" (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint: 20 °F (-7 °C)
Wind Chill: 32 °F (0 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.

February 19, 2012

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Slight overcast thickening from the southwest; light breeze from the southwest. Tents, fishermen, walkers, dogs, and one bicyclist on the snowy ice. Mallards gathered at the southwest inlet pond. Dozens of ice luminaria, some of them elaborate, set along both sides of the creek.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 19, 4:53 pm CST
A Few Clouds
42 °F
(6 °C)
Humidity: 40 %
Wind Speed: S 13 MPH
Barometer: 30.04" (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint: 19 °F (-7 °C)
Wind Chill: 35 °F (2 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.

February 18, 2012

Saturday, February 18, 2011

Sunny, blue sky, white lake, paths mostly bare. Skier circling near the shore; a few ice fishermen; a few other people with dogs. A dozen and a half mallards resting on the edge of the ice at the southwest inlet, next to a small pool.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 18, 3:53 pm CST
A Few Clouds
36 °F
(2 °C)
Humidity: 42 %
Wind Speed: Calm
Barometer: 30.17" (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint: 15 °F (-9 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.

February 12, 2012

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Sunny; blue sky; pink and blue lake. A few mallards in the patch of water at the southwest outlet. Several blue tents scattered on the ice. Small rink near the inlet getting a work-out. Paths fairly busy.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 12, 4:53 pm CST
Fair
31 °F
(-1 °C)
Humidity: 23 %
Wind Speed: W 8 MPH
Barometer: 30.19" (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint: -3 °F (-19 °C)
Wind Chill: 24 °F (-4 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.

February 11, 2012

Saturday, February 11, 2012

Sunny, blue sky; breeze from the northwest. Lake mottled with ice and snow. Four blue fishing tents on the ice; few pedestrians on the paths. A dozen and a half mallards huddled on and near the small patch of open water next to the southwest inlet. Creek running near the outlet; frozen over beyond that.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 11, 3:53 pm CST
Fair
20 °F
(-7 °C)
Humidity: 27 %
Wind Speed: NW 13 G 22 MPH
Barometer: 30.51" (1035.0 mb)
Dewpoint: -9 °F (-23 °C)
Wind Chill: 7 °F (-14 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.

February 5, 2012

Sunday, February 5, 2012

Gray sky, mottled lake; chilly breeze from the southwest. A few people and dogs on the ice; a few fishermen. Some sixty mallards on or near the water at the southwest inlet. Wooden cross lodged in thin ice near the north shore. Creek mostly covered over in ice, except for exposed water below the ice ridges near the outlet.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Feb 5, 3:53 pm CST
Fog/Mist
29 °F
(-2 °C)
Humidity: 89 %
Wind Speed: W 7 MPH
Barometer: 30.29" (1026.9 mb)
Dewpoint: 26 °F (-3 °C)
Wind Chill: 22 °F (-6 °C)
Visibility: 5.00 mi.