Tuesday, September 9, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:30AM it’s currently 46 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 46, barometric pressure 30.34” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 76, and the overnight low was 46.
High pressure across New England into the Canadian Maritimes will continue to provide the region with lovely seasonably mild and dry weather through Wednesday. We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph this afternoon. Tonight should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 40s and south winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Wednesday should be mostly sunny with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 50s and south winds around 10 mph.
A cold front will move in on Thursday bringing showers. Highs will be in the lower 70s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Thursday night should be partly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 68 and a low of 37.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 73 and lows of 53.
The record high was 98°F in 2002 (we had a high of 90).
The record low was 37°F in 1938.
Sunrise: 6:24 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:13 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 48m
Length of Day: 12h 49m
Tomorrow will be 3m 0s shorter.
The Moon is waning gibbous (but pretty close to still full…), 14d 20h old with 100% illumination.
Moonrise: 7:27 PM EDT
Moonset: 6:59 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Bindweed is all about in our front field (as anyone who’s gone after a volleyball in the tall grass can attest!). This motivated plant had climbed to near the top of a snow stake along our driveway.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro, ISO 1250, f/13, 1/500″ exposure.