This morning in Huntington at 7:50AM it’s currently 36 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the north at 3-5 mph. Relative humidity is 43%, dewpoint 16, barometric pressure 30.21”. We picked up 0.35” of rain yesterday and 0.04” so far today. Yesterday’s high was 47, and the overnight low was 36.
A weak frontal boundary tracking to our south this morning will bring scattered light showers through early this morning and again by later today across southwestern counties where some accumulating snow may fall over higher elevations. Highs today will range from the upper 30s to low 40s under cloudy skies. Weak high pressure will build in for Wednesday bringing some breaks in a rather persistent cloud cover with daytime highs in the lower 50s. The remnants of tropical storm Zeta will pass south of the region later Thursday into Friday bringing light rains and a period of potential accumulating snows over higher terrain of central and southern counties. Drier weather looks to return by later Friday into next Saturday as high pressure builds in.
We’ll see cloudy skies today with a 20% chance of showers. Highs will be near 43 with north winds around 5 mph. Tonight should gradually become partly cloudy with a low around 33 and light and variable winds.
Wednesday should be partly sunny with a high near 50 and southwest winds 5-13 mph. Wednesday night should be mostly cloudy with a low around 37 and southwest winds 7-11 mph.
Thursday should be mostly cloudy with a high near 46 and southwest winds around 6 mph. Thursday night should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows will be around 29 with northeast winds around 7 mph. Rainfall amounts between 0.10″-0.25″ are possible.
Last year on this date we had a high of 48 and a low of 32. We picked up 0.83″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are a low of 36 and a high of 53.
The record low was 22 in 1974.
The record high was 74 in 1947.
The Lake Champlain lake level in Burlington is 94.12′.
The water temperature is 53˚.
Length of day: 10:24:43
Today will be 2:48 shorter than yesterday.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 11 days old with 84% illumination.
About Today’s Photo:
Flowing water distorts light as it passes over a bright yellow maple leaf in Fargo Brook.
Sony A7II, Sony 24-240mm lens @ 184mm, ISO 800, f/8, 1/640″ exposure.