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Sunday, April 12, 2012

Overcast, light breeze from the north. A few mallards and horned grebes off the southern shore. Goose nesting on small island off southwest inlet; other goose standing in water nearby; muskrat swimming by. Yellow-rumped warblers and white-throated sparrows flying by; red-wing blackbirds calling out. A few horned grebes off the western shore; loon some distance out from the northern shore; also some pied-bill grebes. More horned and pied-bill grebes mixed with northern shovelers and coots--hundreds altogether--off the western shore.

National Weather Service
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834
Last Update on Apr 22, 4:53 pm CDT
54 °F
(12 °C)
Humidity: 51 %
Wind Speed: N 8 MPH
Barometer: 30.20" (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint: 36 °F (2 °C)
Wind Chill: 52 °F (11 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.