Wednesday, February 22, 2012
This morning in Huntington at 6:30AM it’s currently 39 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the south at 4-7mph. Relative humidity is 80%, dewpoint 33, barometric pressure 29.61″ and falling. We picked up just a dusting of snow/sleet overnight. We have about 1.5″ of snow at the stake. 24hr high was 43, low 36.
Successive low pressure fronts will dominate the weather over the next couple of days. We’ll see overcast skies with a chance of snow or rain this morning, then partly cloudy skies with a chance of rain. Highs will top out at around 45F with winds from the SSW at 5-10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with a chance of snow or rain in the evening, then overcast with a chance of snow. Lows will be around 28F with light winds. Chance of snow is 30%.
Thursday should be partly cloudy with highs of 37F and light winds. Chance of rain is 20%. Thursday night should be mostly cloudy with a chance of snow, then snow showers after midnight. Lows will be around 30F with light winds. Chance of snow is 60%.
Friday’s looking overcast with a chance of snow or rain, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs will be around 45F with light winds. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Friday night should be overcast with a chance of snow or rain. Lows will be around 25F with winds from the NW at 5-10 mph. Chance of snow is 50% with accumulations up to 1″ possible in valley locations and high amounts at elevation.
Last year on this date we had a high of 19 and a low of -10. We had 17″ of snow on the ground.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 31°F and lows of 13°F.
Record high was 61°F in 1981.
Record low was -20°F in 1963.
Sunrise: 6:41 AM EST
Sunset: 5:30 PM EST
Length Of Visible Light: 11h 47m
Length of Day: 10h 48m
Tomorrow will be 2m 58s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 13 hours old with 0% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:35 AM EST
Moonset: 6:38 PM EST