Wednesday, April 29, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:55AM it’s currently 33 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 33, barometric pressure 29.72” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 56, and the overnight low was 32.
Weak surface high pressure will dominate our weather for the next couple of day. We’ll see partly sunny skies this morning, then mostly cloudy skies later in the day. Highs will be in the upper 50s to near 60 with north winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows around 40 and north winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Thursday should be partly sunny with highs in the lower 60s and light and variable winds, becoming northerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Thursday night should be mostly cloudy with lows in the lower 40s and east winds around 10 mph.
Friday’s looking mostly cloudy with highs in the lower 60s and light and variable winds. Friday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 58 and low of 41.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 61 and lows of 40.
The record high was 85°F in 1986.
The record low was 24°F in 1934.
Sunrise: 5:46 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:53 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 10m
Length of Day: 14h 07m
Tomorrow will be 2m42s longer.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 10d 16h old with 81% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:39 PM EDT
Moonset: 3:39 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
False hellebore (Veratrum viride) is an early riser this time of year, popping up in soggy wetlands and along streams in the early spring. This batch was growing in a wide wetland along Taft Road.