Monday, September 15, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 6:35AM it’s currently a chilly 31 degrees under clear skies. We have a light-to-moderate frost out in our front field. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 31, barometric pressure 30.25” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 54, and the overnight low was 31.
High pressure currently cresting over our region will deliver a mostly sunny day today. It will be warmer (albeit still 5-10 degrees below seasonable norms) with highs around 61F with light and variable winds. An upper level shortwave disturbance will move across the region tonight bringing cloudy skies with occasional showers overnight. Low will be around 48F with light and variable wind. Chance of rain is 70%.
Tuesday should start out with rain showers early followed by some sunshine later in the day as high pressure builds back in. High will be near 60F with west winds at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tuesday night should be clear skies with lows around 42F and light and variable winds.
Wednesday should be partly sunny with high around 63F and west wind at 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with low near 45F and light and variable winds.
Last year on this date we had a high of 65 and a low of 38. We picked up 0.05″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 71 and lows of 51.
The record high was 92°F in 1915.
The record low was 30°F in 1913.
Sunrise: 6:31 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:02 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 29m
Length of Day: 12h 31m
Tomorrow will be 3m 2s shorter.
The Moon is in its last quarter, 20d 20h old with 56% illumination.
Moonrise: 11:30 PM EDT
Moonset: 1:42 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
These vibrant red Jack-in-the-pulpit berries really caught my eye along East Street the other day.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1600, f/10, 1/25″ exposure.