Sunday, May 10, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 8:00AM it’s currently 71 degrees under party cloudy skies. Winds are out of the south at 0-4 mph. Relative humidity is as dry 54%, dewpoint 53, barometric pressure 30.14”. Yesterday’s high was 86, and the overnight low was 54.
A slow moving cold front will drop across our region from the north today bringing showers and a few thunderstorms to much of northern New York and Vermont. The front will be slow to clear the region so the threat for additional showers will exist Sunday night through Tuesday.
We’ll see mostly cloudy skies today with occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms mainly this afternoon. Highs will be around 80 with south winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming westerly this afternoon. Chance of rain is 80%. Tonight should be cloudy with numerous showers with a chance of thunderstorms until midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 50s with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable. Chance of rain is 70%.
Monday showers are likely with a chance of thunderstorms. It will be cooler though seasonable with highs in the upper 60s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 70%. Monday night showers are likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows will be in the mid 50s with southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 60%.
Tuesday should bring occasional showers with a chance of thunderstorms. It’ll be warmer with highs in the upper 70s and southwest winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 80%. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 77 and a low of 61. We picked up 0.43″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 65 and lows of 43.
The record high was 89°F in 2007 (we had a high of 87).
The record low was 25°F in 1947.
Sunrise: 5:31 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:06 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 41m
Length of Day: 14h 35m
Tomorrow will be 2m24s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 21d 17h old with 61% illumination.
Moonrise: 12:59 AM EDT
Moonset: 11:26 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
It’s a good year for trout lilies this year. We have quite a crop on the other side of Fargo Brook in our backyard.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 500, f/6.3, 1/1250″ exposure.