Friday, May 30, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:15AM it’s currently 47 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 46, barometric pressure 30.07”. Yesterday’s high was 70, and the overnight low was 47.
An upper level disturbance progressing southeastward from Quebec will bring widely scattered showers and thunderstorms to the region this afternoon and evening. We’ll see partly sunny skies with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this morning, then mostly cloudy skies with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce small hail this afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 60s with light and variable winds, becoming northwesterly around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with showers and a chance of thunderstorms until midnight, then mostly clear after midnight as cooler, drier air moves in from Canada. Lows will be in the mid 40s with north winds around 10 mph until midnight becoming light and variable. Chance of rain is 60%.
Saturday should be partly sunny with highs around 70 and north winds 10 to 15 mph. Saturday night should be clear with lows in the mid 40s and northwest winds around 10 mph.
Sunday’s looking sunny with highs in the upper 70s and south winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 71 and a low of 48.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 72 and a lows of 50.
The record high was 92°F in 1929.
The record low was 28°F in 1961.
Sunrise: 5:12 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:27 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 26m
Length of Day: 15h 15m
Tomorrow will be 1m 26s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 15h old with 3% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:56 AM EDT
Moonset: 9:59 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The bleeding heart is in full bloom in our ornamental garden. The morning sun was just filtering in through the trees…
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm lens, ISO 400, f/16, 1/50″ exposure