Tuesday, June 3, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:45AM it’s currently a balmy 62 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 61, barometric pressure 29.89”. Yesterday’s high was 84, and the overnight low was 58.
A cold front and associated low pressure system will slowly move west to east through the region today triggering showers and thunderstorms and setting us up for unsettled weather through the remainder of the work week. We’ll see cloudy skies with showers and thunderstorms likely mainly this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall this afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 70s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely mainly until midnight. Lows will be in the upper 50s with south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.
Wednesday should be mostly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 70s with southwest winds around 10 mph. Wednesday night should be cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Lows will be in the mid 50s with northwest winds around 10 mph.
Thursday’s looking cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Highs will be in the upper 60s with light and variable winds. Thursday night should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 68 and a low of 45. We picked up 0.15″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 73 and a low of 51.
The record high was 94°F in 1919.
The record low was 33°F in 1965.
Sunrise: 5:10 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:30 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 32m
Length of Day: 15h 20m
Tomorrow will be 1m 11s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 5d 16h old with 28% illumination.
Moonrise: 10:38 AM EDT
No Moon Set
About Today’s Photo:
The tiny flowers of False Solomon’s Seal blooming along the side of Taft Road.
Nikon D600, Nikon 24-120mm lens @ 85mm, ISO 160, f/4, 1/1250″ exposure