Saturday, August 2, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:20AM it’s currently 62 degrees under a milky, mostly cloudy sky. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 62, barometric pressure 30.15″. Yesterday’s high was 81, and the overnight low was 59.
We’ve got a weekend of classic summer weather ahead of us. We’ll see partly sunny skies with a chance of showers and thunderstorms mainly this afternoon as diurnal convective heating goes to work on the juicy airmass above us. Highs will be in the upper 70s with south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 50%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms until midnight, then become mostly cloudy after midnight. Lows will be in the upper 50s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 50%.
Sunday should start off mostly cloudy in the morning, then become partly sunny with a chance of convective showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 70s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 50%. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the upper 50s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 30%.
Monday’s looking much the same with partly sunny skies and a chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be in the upper 70s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 30%. Monday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 78 and a low of 55.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 60.
The record high was 99°F in 1975.
The record low was 44°F in 1953.
Sunrise: 5:40 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:16 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 42m
Length of Day: 14h 35m
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 6d 12h old with 35% illumination.
Moonrise: 12:16 PM EDT
Moonset: 11:15 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The morning mist was just burning off the Taft’s fields yesterday as I headed out. The heifers were enjoying a morning graze. High summer in Vermont is a very special thing…
Sony RX100 III, ISO 125, f/11, 1/400″ exposure.