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Sunday, April 12, 2015

The tip of a hobblebush branch emerges from the snow

The tip of a hobble-bush branch emerges from the snow

Morning Observation:

This morning in Huntington at 8:05AM it’s currently 36 degrees (and climbing fast!) under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 90%, dewpoint 33, barometric pressure 30.23” and rising. We have about 2” of snow left at the stake. Yesterday’s high was 48, and the overnight low was 26.

Forecast:

We got us a batch o’ lovely spring days ahead of us folks! High pressure moving off the mid-Atlantic coast today will help to deliver sunny with highs around 60 and west winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows in the upper 30s and south winds around 10 mph.

Monday should be sunny with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees with south winds 10 to 15 mph. A cold front will swing through Monday night brining showers. Lows will be in the lower 40s with south winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.

Tuesday should be partly sunny with a 50% chance of showers in the morning before high pressure builds back in behind the departing front. Highs will be in the upper 50s with west winds 15 to 20 mph. Tuesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 30s.

Almanac:

Last year on this date we had a high of 61 and a low of 28.

Burlington norms for this date are highs of 53 and lows of 34.
The record high was 82°F in 1945.
The record high was 16°F in 1926.

Sky Notes:

Sunrise: 6:13 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:32 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 18m
Length of Day: 13h 18m
Tomorrow will be 2m58s longer.

The Moon is a waning crescent, 23d 2h old with 46% illumination.
Moonrise: 2:16 AM EDT
Moonset: 12:28 PM EDT

About Today’s Photo:

There’s still a lot of snow up in the high country above 2000′. Hobble-bush (Viburnum lantanoides) is emerging from the snowpack and starting to push out its leaves.

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