Tuesday, June 16, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently 64 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 94%, dewpoint 63, barometric pressure 29.84” and falling slowly. We picked up 0.23” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 65, and the overnight low was 61.
Low pressure lifting northeastward out of the Ohio River Valley will deliver another unsettled day. We’ll see numerous showers this morning, then occasional showers with isolated thunderstorms this afternoon. It will be warmer with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 80%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms until midnight, then mostly clear after midnight as high pressure begins to build in behind the departing low. Lows will be in the lower 50s with north winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 50%.
High pressure will dominate on Wednesday bringing sunny skies wit highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds. Wednesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 50s and light and variable winds.
Another trough of low pressure will move in Thursday bringing partly sunny skies and a 50% chance of showers. Highs will be in the upper 70s with south winds around 10 mph. Thursday night showers are likely. Lows will be in the mid 50s. Chance of rain is 60%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 77 and a low of 45.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 77 and lows of 56.
The record high was 94°F in 1891.
The record low was 37°F in 1961.
Sunrise: 5:07 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:38 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 44m
Length of Day: 15h 30m
Tomorrow will be 0m19s longer.
The Moon is new, 29d 7h old with 0% illumination.
Moonrise: 5:28 AM EDT
Moonset: 8:31 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Lupine leaves hold morning raindrops by the edge of the pond.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1250, f/13, 1/160″ exposure.