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Monday, March 30, 2015

An oak leaf sinks into the snow

An oak leaf sinks into the snow

Morning Observation:

This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently 32 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the south at 3-8 mph. Relative humidity is 69%, dewpoint 23, barometric pressure 29.75” and falling rapidly. We have 13.5” of snow at the stake. Yesterday’s high was 40, and the overnight low was 32.

Forecast:

A cold front moving east from the western Great Lakes will bring a chance of rain and snow showers to the region today. We’ll see cloudy skies with a 50% chance of snow or rain showers. Highs will be in the lower 40s with southwest winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 25 mph. Tonight should be cloudy with a 50% chance of rain or snow showers until midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 20s with west winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 25 mph.

Tuesday should be partly sunny with a 20% chance of snow showers in the morning. Highs will be in the mid 30s with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 15 and north winds around 10 mph.

Dry high pressure will build in for Wednesday bringing mostly sunny skies with highs in the lower 30s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 25 mph. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 20.

Almanac:

Last year on this date we had a high of 41 and a low of 30. We picked up 0.86″ of rain and had 18″ of snow at the stake.

Burlington norms for this date are highs of 46 and lows of 28.
The record high was 80°F 1977.
The record low was 6°F in 1884.

Sky Notes:

Sunrise: 6:37 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:16 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 37m
Length of Day: 12h 39m
Tomorrow will be 3m3s longer.

The Moon is waxing gibbous, 9d 1h old with 79%, illumination.
Moonrise: 2:54 PM EDT
Moonset: 4:09 AM EDT

About Today’s Photo:

The warm March sun has real power—heating this oak leaf enough to make it melt into the snowpack!

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2 responses

  1. Cristina

    Beautiful image ! 🙂

    April 1, 2015 at 8:02 am

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