Sunday, August 3, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:50AM it’s currently 60 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 60, barometric pressure 30.10”. We picked up 0.84” of rain in the past 24hrs, mostly during one big dump between 4:25PM and 5:00PM yesterday evening. Yesterday’s high was 80, and the overnight low was 57.
Today’s weather should be similar to yesterday with convection based showers and thunderstorms popping up across the region this afternoon. We’ll see partly sunny skies with scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall. Highs will be in the upper 70s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 50%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with scattered showers until midnight.Lows will be around 60 with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 50%.
Monday should be partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will be around 80 with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is only 20%. Monday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 60 and light and variable winds.
A cold front will swing down out of Canada on Tuesday bringing partly sunny skies with an increased chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be in the upper 70s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 40%. Tuesday night should be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 50s. Chance of rain is 40%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 73 and a low of 55. We picked up 0.26″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 60.
The record high was 97°F in 1988.
The record low was 42°F in 1964.
Sunrise: 5:41 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:15 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 39m
Length of Day: 14h
The Moon is in its first quarter, 7d 13h old with 45% illumination.
Moonrise: 1:18 PM EDT
Moonset: 11:50 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Beautiful deep violet morning glories greet the day at a friend’s house yesterday morning.
Sony RX100 III, ISO 125, f/2.8, 1/200″ exposure.