Friday, July 18, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:55AM it’s currently 52 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 51, barometric pressure 30.17″ and rising slowly. Yesterday’s high was 73, and the overnight low was 49.
We’ve got another great summer weekend on tap courtesy of high pressure that is currently building into the region. We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be clear with lows in the lower 50s and light and variable winds.
Saturday should be partly sunny with highs in the lower 80s and light and variable winds. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 50s and light and variable winds.
Sunday’s looking partly sunny with highs around 80 and light and variable winds. Sunday night should be partly cloudy as a weak upper level disturbance approaches from the southwest. Lows will be in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 87 and a low of 46.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 61.
The record high was 99°F in 1953.
The record low was 47°F in 1956.
Sunrise: 5:24 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:31 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 16m
Length of Day: 15h 06m
Tomorrow will be 1m 47s shorter.
The Moon is in its last quarter, 21d 2h old with 57% illumination.
No Moon Rise
Moonset: 12:56 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Lovely day lilies are in bloom this time of year. This peachy variety grows around the Korean mountain ash in our front yard.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm lens, ISO 800, f/16, 1/320″ exposure.