Sunday, September 7, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:50AM it’s currently 51 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 51, barometric pressure 30.07” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.70” of rain yesterday afternoon between 1:30 and 4:30. Yesterday’s high was 77, and the overnight low got down to 46.
We’ve got some lovely cool late summer/early fall weather on tap for the next few days courtesy of a high pressure ridge that will bring cool, dry conditions to the region through most of the upcoming week. We’ll see mostly sunny skies today with highs around 70 and northwest winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be clear and cool with lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s with north winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Monday should be sunny wit highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Monday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 40s and southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday’s looking mostly sunny with highs in the lower 70s and southeast winds around 10 mph. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 69 and lows of 47.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 74 and lows of 54.
The record high was 94°F in 1945.
The record low was 36°F in 1962.
Sunrise: 6:21 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:17 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 54m
Length of Day: 12h 55m
Tomorrow will be 2m 59s shorter.
Moon is waxing gibbous, 12d 21h old with 96% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:16 PM EDT
Moonset: 4:28 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
These white pine needles caught my eye this morning as I checked the rain gauge. I just had to grab my camera as the morning sun was angling in to light up the dew drops.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 800, f/8, 1/60″ exposure.