Sunday, April 22, 2012
This morning in Huntington at 8:45AM it’s currently a raw 33 degrees and drizzling under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 33, barometric pressure 29.93″ and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.77″ of much needed rain in the past 24hrs. 24hr high was 64, low 33.
Weak high pressure will move into the area today giving us a brief break before more rain moves in. We’ll see overcast skies with a chance of rain or snow this morning. Highs will be only around 48F with winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Tonight should be overcast with a chance of rain, then rain after midnight as a coastal low moves up and into the region. Lows will be around 36F with winds from the North at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 100% with rainfall amounts near 1.0″ possible.
Monday should be overcast with rain, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs will be around 61F with winds from the NE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 90% with rainfall amounts near 0.4″ possible. Monday night should be overcast with a chance of rain. Lows will be around 39F with winds from the SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 50%.
Tuesday’s looking overcast with a chance of rain. Highs will be around 55F with winds from the North at 10 to 15 mph shifting to the South in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 30%. Tuesday night should be mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the evening, then partly cloudy. Lows will be around 36F with winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph.
Last year on this date we had a high of 56 and a low of 24.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 56°F and lows of 36°F.
Record high was 80°F in 1973.
Record low was 21°F in 1947.
Sunrise: 5:55 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:45 PM EDT
Length Of Visible Light: 14h 51m
Length of Day: 13h 49m
Tomorrow will be 2m 50s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 5h old with 1% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:22 AM EDT
Moonset: 9:24 PM EDT