Thursday, March 28, 2013
This morning in Huntington at 8:10AM it’s currently 33 degrees and drizzling lightly under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 32, barometric pressure 29.99″ and rising. We picked up 0.01″ of melted precipitation overnight and 0.75″ of snow. We have 2.75″ of snow at the stake. 24hr high was 45, low 32.
We’ll see unsettled weather for the next 48 hours as a series of weak troughs move through the region from the northwest. We’ll have a slight chance of snow or rain showers this morning with some possible breaks in the clouds later in the day. Highs will be in the lower 40s with northwest winds around 10 mph, becoming northerly 15 to 20 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain or snow showers. Lows will be in the upper 20s with northwest winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday should be similar to today with a chance of snow or rain showers in the morning. Highs will be in the mid 40s with light and variable winds, becoming northwesterly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Friday night should be cloudy with a chance of snow or rain showers. Lows will be in the mid 20s with northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
A brief ridge of high pressure will build into the region on Saturday bringing partly sunny skies with highs in the upper 40s to low 50s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Saturday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 20s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 46 and a low of 29.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 45°F and lows of 27°F.
Record high was 79°F in 1945.
Record low as -5°F in 1923.
Sunrise: 6:40 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:14 PM EDT
Length Of Visible Light: 13h 32m
Length of Day: 12h 34m
Tomorrow will be 3m 4s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 16d 16h old with 98% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:09 PM EDT
Moonset: 7:02 AM EDT