Monday, June 15, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:50AM it’s currently 60 degrees and raining lightly under overcast skies. Winds are out of the south at 3-6 mph. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 59, barometric pressure 29.95”. We picked up 0.58” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 77, and the overnight low was 57.
This morning’s showers should move to our east later in the morning, with some breaks of sunshine expected later in the day. We’ll see cloudy skies with showers likely this morning. It’ll be on the cool side with highs only in the upper 60s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with lows in the upper 50s and southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday should start out cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning. A cold front will swing though in the afternoon bringing a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds, small hail and heavy rainfall in the afternoon. It’ll be warmer with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southwesterly around 10 mph and gusting up to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 50%. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the lower 50s with northwest winds around 10 mph.
High pressure will build in Wednesday bringing partly sunny skies with highs in the mid 70s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 70 and a low of 49. We picked up 0.50″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 76 and lows of 55.
The record high was 97°F in 1988.
The record low was 41°F in 1923.
Sunrise: 5:07 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:37 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 43m
Length of Day: 15h 30m
Tomorrow will be 0m24s longer.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 28d 6h old with 2% illumination.
Moonrise: 4:38 AM EDT
Moonset: 7:35 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
We’ve got several clumps of Shasta daisies around the pond. They create a nice bright contrast to the greens of the ferns and grasses ringing the water.
Nikon D600, Nikon 50mm lens, ISO 400, f/3.5, 1/2000″ exposure.