Tuesday, April 14, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:55AM it’s currently 37 degrees under mostly clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 96%, dewpoint 36, barometric pressure 30.08” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.24” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was a barefootin’ 73, and the overnight low was 37.
The cold front that brought the overnight rains has moved east of our region this morning, and high pressure is currently building in. We’ll see partly sunny skies today. It’ll be breezy with highs in the lower 60s and west winds 15 to 25 mph gusting up to 35 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows in the lower 30s and west winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph then diminishing to around 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday should be sunny with highs in the upper 50s and northwest winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Wednesday night should be clear with lows in the mid 20s and north winds 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday’s looking sunny with highs in the mid 60s and south winds around 10 mph. A weak trough will slide through Thursday night bringing partly cloudy skies and a 40% chance of showers. Lows will be around 40.
Last year on this date we had a high of 80 and low of 43. We picked up 0.29″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 54 and lows of 34.
The record high was 84°F in 1968.
The record low was 17°F in 1923.
Sunrise: 6:10 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:34 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 24m
Length of Day: 13h 24m
Tomorrow will be 2m56s longer.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 25d 1h old with 25% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:39 AM EDT
Moonset: 2:47 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Spring runoff and rainfall make Fargo Brook roar!
Nikon D600, Nikon 24-120mm lens @ 70mm, circular polarizing filter, ISO 50, f/9, 1/10″ exposure.