Thursday, July 24, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:35AM it’s currently a cool 55 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 54, barometric pressure 29.89” and rising rapidly. We picked up 1.09” of rain yesterday afternoon and evening—mostly in one heavy downpour between 3:00PM and 4:00PM. Yesterday’s high was 86, and the overnight low was 54.
High pressure is currently building into the region and will deliver another round of delightful summer days into the weekend. We’ll see partly sunny skies today with highs in the mid 70s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows in the lower 50s and northwest winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Friday should be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 70s and southwest winds around 10 mph.Friday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 50s and southwest winds around 10 mph.
Saturday’s looking partly sunny and warmer as the high moves to the east once again putting us on the warm side of a southerly airflow. Highs will be around 80 with southwest winds around 10 mph. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 60s. Another round of unsettled weather should move in for Sunday.
Last year on this date we had a high of 66 and low of 51. We picked up 0.44″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 61.
The record high was was 95°F in 1987.
The record low was 45°F in 1912.
Sunrise: 5:30 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:26 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 04m
Length of Day: 14h 55m
The Moon is a waning crescent, 27d 2h old with 6% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:37 AM EDT
Moonset: 6:38 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Day lilies and bee balm are at their peak this time of year and our ornamental garden by the volleyball court is popping with color!
Sony RX100 III, ISO 125, f/1.8, 1/250″ exposure.