Monday, March 9, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:05AM it’s currently a balmy 28 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 86%, dewpoint 24, barometric pressure 29.99” and falling slowly. We picked up 1” of fluffy new snow yesterday afternoon and have 21” at the stake. Yesterday’s high was 34, and the overnight low was 22.
An upper level wave will move across the region this morning bringing the chance of scattered light snow showers that will diminish in the afternoon. Generally quiet weather will then return this afternoon with warmer temperatures through the middle of the week. We’ll see mostly cloudy skies with a 50% chance of snow showers, mainly this morning. Highs will be in the upper 30s with southwest winds 10 to 15 mp, becoming westerly and gusting up to 25 mph this afternoon. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 20s and southwest winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday should be partly sunny and mild with highs in the lower 40s and south winds 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 30s and southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday’s looking partly sunny and mild with highs in the lower 40s and west winds 10 to 15 mph. Wednesday night should b partly cloudy with lows around 20.
Last year on this date we had a high of 31 and a low of 4. We had 14.25″ of snow at the stake.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 37 and lows of 19.
The record high was 66°F in 2002 (we had a high of 67).
The record low was -15°F in 2007 (we had a low of -18).
Sunrise: 7:15 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:50 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 32m
Length of Day: 11h 34m
Tomorrow will be 3m4s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 18d 11h old with 88% illumination.
Moonrise: 10:49 PM EDT
Moonset: 8:58 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
More shadows and light on snow. This week should bring some changes…