Monday, May 5, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently a damp 43 degrees and raining under overcast skies. Wind are out of the southeast at 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 95%, dewpoint 41, barometric pressure 29.82” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.49” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 50, and the overnight low was 43.
Low pressure currently over the Gulf of Maine continues to shift northeastward beginning a trend towards drier conditions today going into Tuesday. We’ll see cloudy skies with scattered showers mainly this morning. Highs will be in the lower 50s with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 50%. Tonight should be partly cloudy and chilly with lows in the mid 30s and northwest winds around 10 mph until midnight becoming light and variable. Chance of rain is 20%.
High pressure will begin to build in Tuesday bringing partly sunny skies with highs in the mid 50s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 30s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday’s looking great with sunny skies and highs in the low to mid 60s with northwest winds around 10 mph. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 79 and a low of 42.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 64 and a lows of 42.
The record high was 89°F in 1944.
The record low was 27°F in 1952.
Sunrise: 5:37 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:00 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 28m
Length of Day: 14h 23m
Tomorrow will be 2m 32s longer.
The moon is a waxing crescent, 6d 5h old with 34% illumination.
Moonrise: 10:55 AM EDT
Moonset: 12:42 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The buckeye tree in our back yard is just starting to leaf out. This fast growing tree will put on another 8″ to 10″ of growth this season…
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm lens, ISO 1250, f/7.1, 1/40″ exposure.