Saturday, March 10, 2012
This morning in Huntington at 8:45AM it’s currently 24 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the west at 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 88%, dewpoint 21, barometric pressure 30.44″ and rising rapidly. We picked up 3.5″ of fluffy snow overnight and have 4″ on the ground. 24hr high was 37, low 23.
High pressure currently building in to the area will push the clouds out later in the day. We’ll see overcast skies with a chance of snow in the morning, then partly cloudy skies with a chance of snow. Highs will be around 39F with winds from the NW at 5-10 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Tonight should be overcast in the evening, then become partly cloudy. Lows will be around of 30F with winds from the SE at 5-10 mph.
Sunday should bring partly cloudy skies in the morning, then clear skies and warmer temperatures. Highs will top out around 50F with winds from the SSE at 5-10 mph. Sunday night should be clear with lows of 37F and light winds.
Monday’s looking partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly cloudy and warmer still with highs in the upper-50s and winds from the NNE at 5-10 mph. Monday night should be overcast with a chance of rain. Lows will only drop to the mid-40s with winds from the ENE at 5-10 mph. Chance of rain is 20%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 40 and a low of 28. We picked up 1″ of new snow and had 30.5″ on the ground.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 37°F and lows of 19°F.
Record high was 63°F in 2002 (we had a high of 67).
Record low was -9°F in 1971.
Sunrise: 6:12 AM EST
Sunset: 5:52 PM EST
Length Of Visible Light: 12h 37m
Length of Day: 11h 39m
Tomorrow will be 3m 6s longer.
The 17d 15h old with 93% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:11 PM EST
Moonset: 6:57 AM EST
Daylight Savings Time starts tonight, so remember to set your clocks ahead an hour before going to bed (or not…!)