Warmer at Lake Michigan beaches than in Miami FL.June 27th, 2014 at 9:40 pm by Bill Steffen under Bill's Blog, Weather
Picture is a screen grab from the GLERL, NOAA Coastwatch cam. at the Muskegon (MI) channel Fri. evening before sunset (click the pic. to enlarge). With a SE wind, the warm air has moved to shore and beyond. The current temperature at the Muskegon Channel (84°) and at the S. Haven Lighthouse (88°) is warmer than the current temperature in Miami, Florida (80°). At 6 pm, the air temperature at the S. Haven buoy was 82° with waves of 5″. The south mid-Lake Michigan buoy shows an air temperature of 63° and a water temperature of 50°.
Also, check out the funnel clouds over Cape Coral, Florida and the tornado near Brewster KS. Wind gusts up to 100 mph reported near Hayes Center, NE. Lake Charles, LA picked up 6″ of rain in three hours. 12.61″ of rain in 4 days in Irai, Brazil, brings their June total to 16.86″ so far. Normal for the month is 3.23″. Tornado reported near Colfax, WI, causing damage to a gas station and multiple downed trees. Friday’s U.S. Severe Weather Reports. Hudson Bay is now about 40% open water, Great Bear Lake is still ice-covered. Ice still hugs the north shore of Alaska. Waterfall in N. Vietnam. 67 mph gust 5 miles ESE of Gove, KS