Saturday, April 18, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:45AM it’s currently 39 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 39, barometric pressure 29.94”. We picked up 0.07” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 65, and the overnight low was 34.
An upper level trough and weak surface low moving southeast through southern Canada will bring some scattered rain showers and possibly a few rumbles of thunder to the region today. High pressure will build into the region tonight and bring dry and seasonal conditions through the remainder of the weekend. We’ll see partly sunny skies this morning, then mostly cloudy skies with rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs will be in the lower 60s with south winds around 10 mph, becoming westerly and gusting up to 30 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain is 70%. Saturday night should be mostly cloudy until midnight, then become partly cloudy. Lows will be around 30 with north winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph until midnight.
Sunday should be sunny with highs in the upper 50s and north winds around 10 mph in the morning, becoming light and variable. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with a 30% chance of rain showers as the next weather maker moves in. Lows will be in the upper 30s with southeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
A surface low will move into the region Monday from the southwest bringing rain. It’ll be breezy with highs around 50 and southeast winds 15 to 25 mph gusting up to 55 mph. Chance of rain is 90%. Rain will continue into Monday night. Lows will be in the lower 40s. Chance of rain is 90%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 53 and a low of 26. We were snow-free once again.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 56 and lows of 36.
The record high was 91°F in 1976.
The record low was 21°F in 1948.
Sunrise: 6:03 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:39 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 37m
Length of Day: 13h 36m
Tomorrow will be 2m54s longer.
Astronomical Twilight 4:16 AM EDT 9:27 PM EDT
The Moon is new, 29d 2h old with 0% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:03 AM EDT
Moonset: 7:44 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The ice finally melted off the pond the day before yesterday, and ,right on schedule, the wood frogs came back yesterday.