Tuesday, May 27, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 5:40AM it’s currently 50 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 50, barometric pressure 29.80”. We picked up 0.11” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 74, and the overnight low was 50.
A backdoor cold front will push in from the northeast this morning bringing clouds and showery conditions. We’ll see showers with thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail this afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 60s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely until midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows will be in the upper 40s with light and variable winds becoming southeasterly around 10 mph after midnight. Chance of rain is 60%.
Wednesday should bring partly sunny skies with a slight chance of showers in the morning. Highs will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 20%. Wednesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 40s and light and variable winds.
Thursday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the upper 60s and south winds around 10 mph. Thursday night should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and lows around 50.
Last year on this date we had a high of 77 and a low of 54. We picked up 0.05″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 71 and a low of 49.
The record high was 91°F in 1944.
The record low was 28°F in 1969.
Sunrise: 5:14 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:24 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 20m
Length of Day: 15h 10m
Tomorrow will be 1m 36s longer.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 28d 3h old with 2% illumination.
Moonrise: 4:38 AM EDT
Moonset: 7:21 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
So many flowers, so many choices! The Korean mountain ash in our front yard is in bloom!