Tuesday, May 1, 2012
This morning in Huntington at 6:30AM it’s currently 43 degrees and raining lightly under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 94%, dewpoint 42, barometric pressure 30.01″ and falling slowly. We picked up 0.18″ of rain overnight. 24hr high was 59, low 43.
Low pressure will slowly move out the region during the day today. We’ll see overcast skies with rain showers this morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. High will be around 48F with winds from the SSE at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 90%. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the evening, then overcast. Low will be around 39F with light winds. Chance of rain 20%.
Wednesday should be mostly cloudy in the morning, then partly cloudy as weak high pressure moves through the region. High will be in the low-60s with winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night should be mostly cloudy in the evening, then overcast with a chance of rain as a warm front approaches. Lows will be around 43F with winds from the SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 30%.
Thursday should be mostly cloudy with a chance of rain, then a chance of a thunderstorm and rain in the afternoon. Highs will be around 63F with winds from the SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 30%. Thursday night should be overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain. Lows will be around 50F with winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph.
Last year on this date we had a high of 71 and a low of 32.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 61°F and lows of 40°F.
Record high was 86°F in 2001 (we had a high of 71).
Record low was 25°F in 1961.
Sunrise: 5:42 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:56 PM EDT
Length Of Visible Light: 15h 18m
Length of Day: 14h 14m
Tomorrow will be 2m 38s longer.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 01d 3h old with 71% illumination.
Moonrise: 2:46 PM EDT
Moonset: 2:49 AM EDT