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Monday, November 3, 2014

Bright yellow slime mold on a cut poplar

Bright yellow slime mold on a cut poplar

Morning Observation:

This morning in Huntington at 6:35AM it’s currently a brisk 25 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 82%, dewpoint 21, barometric pressure 30.01” and rising rapidly. Yesterday’s high was 40, and the overnight low was 25.

Forecast:

High pressure currently building into the region will dominate our weather for the next 36 hours. We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the mid 40s to 50 and northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows in the lower 30s and light and variable winds.

Tuesday should be partly sunny in the morning, then become cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon out ahead of an approaching low and associated cold front. As is typical with this kind of situation, we’ll enjoy a southerly airflow with milder temperatures. Highs will be in the lower 50s with light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph and gusting up to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 20%. Tuesday night should be cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the mid 40s with south winds around 10 mph gusting up to 25 mph.

Wednesday should be partly sunny with a 40% chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 50s with southwest winds around 10 mph gusting up to 25 mph. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 30s.

Almanac:

Last year on this date we had a high of 38 and low of 19. We picked up 0.13″ of rain.

Burlington norms for this date are highs of 51 and lows of 34.
The record high was 74°F in 1982.
The record low was 12°F in 1920.

Sky Notes:

Sunrise: 6:31 AM EST
Sunset: 16:38 PM EST
Length of Visible Light: 11h 07m
Length of Day: 10h 07m
Tomorrow will be 2m39s shorter.

The Moon is waxing gibbous, 10d 13h old with 85% illumination.
Moonrise: 14:53 PM EST
Moonset: 2:30 AM EST

About Today’s Photo:

This fallen and cut poplar in the woods behind the house sports a bright yellow slime mold.

Nikon D600, Nikon 240-120mm lens @ 85mm, ISO 800, f/4, 1/100″ exposure.

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2 responses

  1. TQ

    You’re welcome to enter NEWxSFC’s 14th Annual ‘Season-total’ Snowfall Forecast contest.


    TQ
    http://www.newx-forecasts.com/
    http://newxsfc.blogspot.com/

    November 22, 2014 at 2:32 pm

    • Thanks TQ—I’ll look into it!

      November 22, 2014 at 3:29 pm

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