Sunday, June 22, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:40AM it’s currently 52 degrees under partly sunny skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 51, barometric pressure 29.98″ and rising slowly. Yesterday’s high was 68, and the overnight low was 45.
A ridge of surface high pressure will deliver another lovely early summer day today. We’ll see mostly sunny skies with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds, becoming northwesterly around 10 mph this afternoon. Tonight should be clear with some patchy fog after midnight. Lows will be around 50 with light and variable winds.
Monday should be sunny, warmer and more humid with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southwesterly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Monday night should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 50s and south winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday should be partly sunny with highs in the lower 80s and south winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. A slow moving cold front and associated low pressure will move into the region tuesday night kicking off some showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the lower 60s. Chance of rain is 60%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 79 and a low of 55.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 78 and lows of 57.
The record High was 92°F in 1921.
The record low was 39°F in 1940.
Sunrise: 5:08 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:39 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 45m
Length of Day: 15h 31m
Tomorrow will be 0m 7s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 24d 17h old with 22% illumination.
Moonrise: 2:03 AM EDT
Moonset: 4:10 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Raindrops bead on lupine leaves along the edge of the pond.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm lens, ISO 1250, f/8, 1/160″ exposure