Sunday, April 19, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently 37 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 83%, dewpoint 32, barometric pressure 30.27” and rising. We picked up 0.04” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 64, and the overnight low was 37.
High pressure building into the region this morning will deliver sunny skies and seasonable temperatures today. It’ll be the last sunny day for a while, so get out and enjoy it! We’ll see partly sunny skies this morning giving way to clear skies by midday. Highs will be in the upper 50s with northerly winds around 10 mph this morning, becoming light and variable. Tonight should be mostly clear until midnight, then become partly cloudy with lows in the upper 30s and east winds around 10 mph, becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph after midnight.
Low pressure developing over the western Great Lakes will begin to effect us on Monday bringing rain and high winds. Highs in the upper 40s and southeast winds 15 to 25 mph gusting up to 50 mph, and increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain is near 100%. Rain will continue into Monday night. Lows in the lower 40s with southeast winds 25 to 35 mph gusting up to 55 mph. Chance of rain is 80%.
The aforementioned low will slide south of us Tuesday bringing more rain. Highs will be in the mid 50s with south winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with a 30% chance of rain showers. Lows will be in the mid 30s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 49 and a low of 28. We picked up 0.08″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 57 and lows of 36.
The record high was 91°F in 1976.
The record low was 22°F in 1918.
Sunrise: 6:02 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:41 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 40m
Length of Day: 13h 38m
Tomorrow will be 2m53s longer.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 16h old with 1% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:42 AM EDT
Moonset: 8:56 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
April often seems to be a month of waiting—waiting for the snow to melt, waiting for the green to begin. It’ll come, it’ll come…