Friday, September 12, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:40AM it’s currently 47 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the SE at 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 90%, dewpoint 44, barometric pressure 30.12” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.24” or rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 73, and the overnight low was 47.
High pressure is currently building into the region and will deliver a mostly sunny albeit cool day today. Highs will be in the low 60s with winds out of the northwest at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy with low in the lower 40s and light and variable winds.
Saturday should start out partly cloudy early followed by increasing clouds with showers developing later in the day as a cold front swings through the region. It’ll be on the cool side with highs only around 59F and southeast winds at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Saturday night should be cloudy with showers. Lows will be around 46F with west-southwest winds at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.
Sunday should start out cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late as high pressure builds back in following the departing cold front. High will be around 58F with north-northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night should be mostly clear with lows near 40F and light and variable winds.
Last year on this date we had a high of 78 and a low of 64. We picked up 0.90″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 72 and lows of 52.
The record high was 90°F in 1947.
The record low was 37°F in 1946.
Sunrise: 6:27 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:08 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 39m
Length of Day: 12h 40m
Tomorrow will be 3m 1s shorter.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 17d 20h old with 85% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:16 PM EDT
Moonset: 10:37 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Bright ruby red false Solomon’s Seal berries festoon their fading plant along East Street.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1600, f/10, 1/20″ exposure.