Sunday, January 29, 2012
This morning in Huntington at 8:04AM it’s currently 28 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the west at 2-4 mph. Relative humidity is 79%, dewpoint 22, barometric pressure 29.96″ and rising. We picked up a 0.5″ dusting of snow overnight and have about 2.5″ of snow on the ground at the stake. 24hr high was 41, low 26.
An upper level low and associated cold front will steer the weather today. We’ll see partly cloudy skies with a chance of snow this morning, then mostly cloudy skies later in the day. Highs will top out on the unseasonable side – around 34°F – with winds from the West at 10-20 mph. Chance of snow is 30%. Tonight will be overcast with snow showers. Lows will be around 18°F with winds from the West at 5-15 mph. Chance of snow is 80% with accumulations up to 4″ possible.
Monday should bring partly cloudy skies with a chance of snow in the morning, then clear skies. Highs will be around 25°F with winds from the South at 5-10 mph shifting to the NW in the afternoon. Chance of snow is 30%. Monday night should bring overcast with a chance of snow after midnight as a low front moves in from the Great Lakes. Lows should be around 12°F with light winds. Chance of snow is 40%.
Tuesday’s looking overcast with a chance of snow. Temperatures will begin to climb through the day with highs around 36°F and light winds. Chance of snow is 50% with light accumulations. Tuesday night should be overcast with a chance of snow in the evening and a chance of rain after midnight. Lows will be an unseasonably warm (can I just say “UW” to save typing?) – around 39°F – with light winds. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 30 and a low of 17. We picked up 0.5″ of snow and had 15″ on the ground.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 26°F and lows of 8°F.
Record high was 49°F in 1950.
Record low was -18°F in 1954.
Sunrise: 7:13 AM EST
Sunset: 4:56 PM EST
Length Of Visible Light: 10h 45m
Length of Day: 9h 42m
Tomorrow will be 2m 25s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 6d 5h old with 35% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:46 AM EST
Moonset: 11:58 PM EST