Monday, September 8, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:40AM it’s currently a cool 45 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 44, barometric pressure 30.33” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 72, and the overnight low was 44.
High pressure will continue to dominate our weather for the next couple of days. We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be clear with lows in the upper 40s and light and variable winds.
Tuesday should be sunny with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Tuesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 50s and light and variable winds.
Wednesday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the lower 70s and southeast winds around 10 mph. A cold front with approach the region Wednesday night bringing partly cloudy skies and a 30% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 50s. Showers should continue into Thursday.
Last year on this date we had a high of 61 and low of 39. We picked up 0.29″ of rain.
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 37°F in 1952.
Sunrise: 6:22 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:15 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 51m
Length of Day: 12h 52m
Tomorrow will be 3m 0s shorter.
The Moon is the full “Harvest” moon (Northeast Native American, Colonial American, Neo Pagan Wiccan)
13d 20h old with 99% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:52 PM EDT
Moonset: 5:44 AM EDT
Other names for this month’s full moon include: “Fruit” (English); “Singing” (Celtic); and “Barley” (Medieval Wiccan).
About Today’s Photo:
The black-eyed Susans are drying out in our front field. All that’s left is the dried “eye”.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1250, f/13, 1/200″ exposure.