Tuesday, April 29, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:45AM it’s currently 44 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 82%, dewpoint 38, barometric pressure 30.29” and rising rapidly. Yesterday’s high was 53, and the overnight low was 41.
High pressure will bring dry weather through most of today. A large area of low pressure currently across the central United States will gradually shift eastward bringing increasingly breezy conditions today followed by periods of rain over the next few days. We’ll see partly sunny skies today with highs in the upper 50s and southeast winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Tonight should be cloudy with a chance of rain mainly after midnight. Lows will be in the upper 30s with southeast winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain is 50%.
Rain will move into the region Wednesday with highs in the upper 40s and southeast winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 90%. Rain will continue into Wednesday night with rain heavy at times. Lows will be in the lower 40s with southeast winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 90%.
Rain will continue into Thursday. Highs will be in the upper 50s with south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 90%. Thursday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 65 and a low of 42.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 61 and lows of 40.
Record High was 85°F in 1986.
Record Low was 24°F in 1934.
Sunrise: 5:45 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:53 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 11m
Length of Day: 14h 07m
Tomorrow will be 2m 41s longer.
The Moon is new, 4 hours old with 0% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:02 AM EDT
Moonset: 8:31 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The last of last summer’s beech leaves still cling dried and bleached to some of the smaller saplings in the woods.
Sony RX100 II, ISO 160, f/1.8, 1/2000″ exposure