Wednesday, June 4, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:45AM it’s currently 62 degrees and raining under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 62, barometric pressure 29.78” and rising. We picked up 0.49” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 85, and the overnight low was 60.
High pressure building into the region behind a departing cold front will provide the north country with partly sunny skies and cooler temperatures today. An upper level trough dropping southward out of Canada will renew chances for showers late tonight through Friday. We’ll see partly sunny skies today with a slight chance of showers this morning. Highs will be in the mid 70s with west winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 20%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 40s with west winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Thursday should be partly sunny with a 30% chance of showers. Highs will be in the mid 60s with light and variable winds, becoming northwesterly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Thursday night should be cloudy with a 30% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 40s with northwest winds around 10 mph.
Friday’s looking mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 70s with northwest winds around 10 mph. Friday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 64 and a low of 41.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 73 and a low of 52.
The record high was 92°F in 1919.
The record low was 34°F in 1910.
Sunrise: 5:09 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:31 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 33m
Length of Day: 15h 21m
Tomorrow will be 1m 8s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 6d 16h old with 37% illumination.
Moonrise: 11:36 AM EDT
Moonset: 12:19 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
New wildflowers are popping out every day! Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum) is in bloom along Taft Road.