Saturday, May 31, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:20AM it’s currently 45 degrees under overcasts skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 45, barometric pressure 30.21” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.15” of rain yesterday evening. Yesterday’s high was 67, and the overnight low was 38.
Surface high pressure will build in from the northwest throughout the day bringing us partly sunny skies with highs in the mid 60s and north winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be mostly clear with patchy fog after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 40s with north winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Sunday should be sunny and warmer with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southwesterly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Sunday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 50s and south winds around 10 mph.
Monday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the upper 70s and southwest winds around 10 mph. A warm front will move into the region Monday night bringing mostly cloudy skies with a 40% chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Last year on this date we had a high of 89 and a low of 57.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 72 and a low of 50.
The record high was 91°F in 2013 (we had a high of 89).
The record low was 25°F in 1961.
Sunrise: 5:11 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:28 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 27m
Length of Day: 15h 16m
Tomorrow will be 1m 23s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 2d 16h old with 7% illumination.
Moonrise: 7:49 AM EDT
Moonset: 10:40 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Solomon Seal blooming down by Fargo Brook.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm lens, ISO 800, f/16, 1/30″ exposure.