Sunday, April 6, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:15AM it’s currently 31 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 71%, dewpoint 23, barometric pressure 30.10” and rising rapidly. We picked up just a trace of rain in the past 24hrs and have 10.5” of snow at the stake. Yesterday’s high was 41, and the overnight low was 31.
High pressure currently building into the region will result in mostly sunny skies and slightly below normal temperatures today. We’ll see partly sunny skies with a slight chance of flurries this morning, then sunny skies this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 40s with west winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be clear until midnight, then become partly cloudy. Lows will be in the upper 20s with southwest winds around 10 mph until midnight, then becoming light and variable.
Monday should be partly sunny and mild with highs in the mid 50s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Low pressure will move into the region Monday night bringing rain. It’ll be windy with lows in the upper 30s and southeast winds 25 to 30 mph gusting up to 40 mph. Chance of rain is near 100%.
Rain will continue into Tuesday with showers likely. Highs will be in the mid 50s with south winds 15 to 20 mph and gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tuesday night should be cloudy with a chance of rain or snow showers. Lows will be in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 39 and a low of 22.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 50°F and lows of 31°F.
Record high was 77°F in 1928.
Record low was 10°F in 1943.
Sunrise: 6:24 AM
Sunset: 7:25 PM
Length of Visible Light: 14h 00m
Length of Day: 13h 01m
Tomorrow will be 3m 2s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 6d 16h old with 42% illumination.
Moonrise: 11:15 AM
Moonset: 1:26 AM
About Today’s Photo:
Rain drops hang from a berries down by Fargo Brook
Nikon D600, Nikon 50mm lens, ISO 200, f/1.8, 1/2000″ exposure