Thursday, May 28, 2015
We’re back! We spent the last week in Ohio celebrating our daughter’s graduation from Oberlin College. It was a wonderful time!
This morning in Huntington at 6:30AM it’s currently 63 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 62, barometric pressure 30.01” and rising slowly. We picked up 0.08” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 86, and the overnight low was 62.
Another cold front will move through the region today bringing a chance of showers and a chance for some thunderstorms this afternoon across Vermont. A ridge of high pressure will build into the region tonight and will remain over us through Friday. We’ll see cloudy skies with a chance of showers this morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. It will be a little cooler with highs in the upper 70s and southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming westerly 15 to 20 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain is 50%. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then clear. Lows will be around 50 with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Friday should be sunny with highs in the lower 80s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Friday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 60s and south winds 10 to 15 mph.
Another cold front will swing through on Saturday bringing showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be in the upper 70s with south winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Saturday night should bring occasional showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the upper 40s. Chance of rain is 80%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 58 and a low of 44. We picked up 0.19″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 71 and lows of 49.
The record high was 92°F in 1978.
The record low was 30°F in 1961.
Sunrise: 5:13 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:25 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 22m
Length of Day: 15h 11m
Tomorrow will be 1m34s longer.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 10d 6h old with 75% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:24 PM EDT
Moonset: 2:36 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Bleeding hearts blooming in our ornamental garden. You go away for a week and all kinds of things are happening when you return!
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 800, f/3.2, 1/1000″ exposure.