Sunday, April 20, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:50AM it’s currently 31 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 30, barometric pressure 30.51” and rising. We picked up a total of 0.16” of rain yesterday before the sun came out. Yesterday’s high was 49, and the overnight low was 23.
Surface high pressure over the region this morning will slide eastward today, and warm air advection will provide region with a warmer day today and into Monday. We’ll see sunny skies this morning, then partly sunny skies later in the day. Highs will be in the upper 50s with light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph this afternoon. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then become mostly cloudy. Lows will be in the mid 30s with south winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday should be partly sunny and warmer with highs in the upper 60s and southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Low pressure and an associated cold front will approach the region Monday night bringing cloudy skies with a 30% chance of showers. Lows will be in the mid 40s with south winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday showers are likely. Highs will be in the mid 60s with south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Rain will continue into Tuesday night with lows around 40. Chance of rain is 60%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 50 and a low of 33. We picked up 0.03″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 57 and a low of 37.
Record High was 86°F in 1941.
Record Low was 16°F in 1897.
Sunrise: 6:00 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:42 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 44m
Length of Day: 13h 42m
Tomorrow will be 2m 51s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 20d 17h old with 71% illumination.
Moonrise: 12:24 AM EDT
Moonset: 10:13 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Otter Creek and Lake Champlain are at or above flood stage right now. The falls in Vergennes were roaring yesterday at mid day when we visited the inundated little park down along the banks.
Nikon D600, Nikon 24-120mm lens @ 31mm, ISO 800, f/10, 1/1250″ exposure