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December 31, 2013

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Creek partly open, bearing a dozen mallards. Cloud cover thinning to light blue sky, sun setting behind streak of clouds; light breeze from the northwest. Small, empty hockey rink near the southwest shore; several ice-fishing tents near the northern shore. A few joggers and dog walkers on the path.

National Weather Service
Mostly Cloudy
-2°F -19°C
Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1029.4 mb)
Dewpoint -11°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill -14°F (-26°C)
Last Update on 31 Dec 3:53 pm CST
Current conditions at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89°N Lon: 93.22°W Elev: 834ft.

December 14, 2013

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Creek largely open, two dozen mallards clustered on the flowing water and the ice. A few ice-fishing tents on the lake; sleds, skiers.

National Weather Service
Overcast
14°F
-10°C
Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 2°F (-17°C)
Last Update on 14 Dec 2:53 pm CST
Current conditions at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834ft.

December 12, 2013

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Creek partly open and flowing slowly. Two photographers and a bicyclist on the creek path. Sky clouding over, light breeze from the south. Blank lake; a few pedestrians about.

Mostly Cloudy
18°F
-8°C
Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 10°F (-12°C)
Last Update on 12 Dec 2:53 pm CST
Current conditions at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834ft.

December 8, 2013

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Creek largely open and running; lake fully frozen, even at the southwest inlet, and blanketed with snow. Solitary red ice-fishing tent near the southwest shore; half a dozen others off the western shore; two fishermen drilling near the inlet, one bright in orange.

National Weather Service
Light Snow
12°F
-11°C
Humidity 80%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill 2°F (-17°C)
Last Update on 8 Dec 3:53 pm CST
Current conditions at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834ft.

December 7, 2013

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Creek running open in most stretches. Thickening sky at sunset, breeze from the south; lake white with snow. A few joggers and pedestrians.

National Weather Service
Partly Cloudy
-1°F
-18°C
Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.63 in (1040.0 mb)
Dewpoint -10°F (-23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill -13°F (-25°C)
Last Update on 7 Dec 4:53 pm CST
Current conditions at
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834ft.

December 2, 2013

Monday, December 2, 2012

Creek moving along, little ice along the shores. Damp snow, mist, breeze from the east. Open water along the northern shore, occupied by a dozen mallards and a dozen geese.

National Weather Service
Light Snow Fog/Mist
34°F
1°C
Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 18 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1003.4 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill 23°F (-5°C)
Last Update on 2 Dec 4:53 pm CST
Current conditions at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89 Lon: -93.22 Elev: 834ft.