Monday, October 20, 2014
This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently 30 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 95%, dewpoint 29, barometric pressure 30.01”. We picked up 0.03” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 43, and the overnight low was 30.
Weak high pressure over the region today will bring about the only dry day of the week. Below normal temperatures will be the rule today as plenty of clouds move in ahead of a developing a low pressure system to our west which will strengthen and move toward Long Island tomorrow. We’ll see partly sunny skies this morning, then mostly cloudy skies later. Highs will only be in the upper 40s with light and variable winds. Tonight will be cloudy with a chance of rain after midnight. Lows will be in the upper 30s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 50%.
Rain will move in Tuesday with highs in the lower 50s and light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 70%. Tuesday night rain is likely. Lows will be around 40 with northeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 60%.
Rain will continue into Wednesday. Highs will be in the upper 40s with north winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Wednesday night will be rainy with lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain is 90%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 55 and a low of 34. We picked up 0.11″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 56 and lows of 38.
The record high was 78°F in 1963.
The record low was 15°F in 1972.
Sunrise: 7:13 AM EDT
Sunset: 5:59 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 11h 45m
Length of Day: 10h 46m
The Moon is a waning crescent, 26d 4h old with 11% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:51 AM EDT
Moonset: 4:26 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
These bright red wild apples caught my eye in the field below Stagecoach Road. They were very very bitter!
Nikon D600, Nikon 24-120mm lens @ 120mm, ISO 800, f/4, 1/4000″ exposure.