Wednesday, June 25, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:15AM it’s currently 65 degrees and raining under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 65, barometric pressure 29.84”. We picked up 0.53” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 74, and the overnight low was 65.
A warm and humid air mass combined with a slow moving cold front moving south from Canada will bring a renewed threat of showers and chances for thunderstorms today into tonight. We’ll see occasional showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms this morning, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Some locally heavy rainfall is possible this afternoon. Highs will be in the lower 70s with southwest winds around 10 mph, becoming northerly this afternoon. Chance of rain is 90%. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms will continue into tonight. Lows will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 90%.
Thursday should start out cloudy with showers likely mainly in the morning. Highs will be in the lower 70s with light and variable winds, becoming northwesterly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 60%. The cold front will clear the region Thursday night bringing partly cloudy with lows in the mid 50s and north winds around 10 mph.
Friday’s looking mostly sunny with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds. Friday night should be c clear with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 86 and a low of 62. We picked up 1.07″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 79 and lows of 58
The record high was 94°F in 1995.
The record low was 39°F in 1979.
Sunrise: 5:09 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:40 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 44m
Length of Day: 15h 31m
Tomorrow will be 0m 21s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 27d 15h old with 4% illumination.
Moonrise: 4:02 AM EDT
Moonset: 7:06 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
We always get a crop of “volunteer” Canada anemones popping up by the foot of the studio stairs. They are in full bloom right now.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm lens, ISO 400, f/11, 1/2000″ exposure