Monday, April 14, 2014
Partly cloudy, brisk breeze from the northwest. Large reach of open water along the southwest and western shore. Goose on the southwest island, another goose nearby; pair of wood ducks paddling in the inlet. Dozens of mergansers along the ice shelf far out; several gulls; a pair of buffleheads. Two pairs of mergansers farther north. Great blue heron on an island of branches on the ice off the northeastern shore; a crow on the ice nearby. Few people on the paths.
National Weather Service
Wind Speed NW 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 25°F (-4°C)
Last Update on 14 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Current conditions at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
Lat: 44.89°N Lon: 93.22°W Elev: 834ft.