This morning in Huntington at 7:10AM it’s currently 10 degrees under mostly clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 60%, dewpoint -1, barometric pressure 30.34″ and falling slowly. We have 14.5″ of snow on the ground. yesterday’s high was 27, and the overnight low was 6.
We’ve got a lovely day on tap today. High pressure will provide another sunny day across the region with temperatures moderating considerably to seasonable norms courtesy of southerly winds and strong March sunshine. We’ll see sunny with highs in the lower 30s and south winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows around 20 and light and variable winds.
A weak cold front will slide through the region Saturday bringing partly cloudy skies with a slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 30s with west winds around 10 mph, becoming northwesterly in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 12 with north winds around 10 mph.
High pressure will build in Sunday bringing partly sunny skies and cooler temperatures with highs in the mid 20s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be mostly cloudy with a 40% chance of snow showers as a shortwave trough passes through. Lows will be 15 to 20.
Last year on this date we had a high of 36 and a low of 29. We had 5″ of snow on the ground.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 36°F and lows of 18°F.
Record high was 63°F in 1974.
Record low was -18°F in 2007 (we had a low of -20).
Sunrise: 6:18 AM EST
Sunset: 5:47 PM EST
Length Of Visible Light: 12h 27m
Length of Day: 11h 29m
Tomorrow will be 3m 4s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 6d 4h old with 40% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:55 AM EST
Moonset: 12:03 AM EST
About Today’s Photo:
Winter offers a wonderful opportunity to see what our four-footed and winged cousins are up to. Their tracks reveal all kinds of stories if you follow and ponder them a bit.
Nikon D600, Nikon 50mm lens, ISO 50, f/3.2, 1/4000″ exposure