Thursday, June 4, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:25AM it’s currently 48 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 47, barometric pressure 30.26” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 64, and the overnight low was 38.
We’ve got a lovely day on tap courtesy of high pressure that’s currently building into the region. We’ll see sunny skies with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be clear with lows in the lower 50s and south winds around 10 mph.
Friday should start out partly sunny with slight chance of showers in the morning, then a 50% chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon as an upper level low and associated cold front approach from the west. Highs will be in the lower 70s with south winds around 10 mph. Friday night showers are likely. Lows will be in the upper 40s with northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.
High pressure will build back in on Saturday bringing sunny skies with highs in the mid 60s and north winds around 10 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Saturday night should be clear with lows in the mid 40s. At this point, Sunday’s looking sunny and mild with highs in the mid 70s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 75 and a low of 50. We picked up 0.49″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 73 and lows of 45.
The record high was 92°F in 1919.
The record low was 34°F in 1910.
Sunrise: 5:09 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:31 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 33m
Length of Day: 15h 21m
Tomorrow will be 1m8s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 17d 7h old with 96% illumination.
Moonrise: 10:12 PM EDT
Moonset: 7:10 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The bearded iris are blooming in several locations around our place. I love the grapey smell these lovely flowers put out…
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1250, f/10, 1/320″ exposure.