Monday, June 29, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:50AM it’s currently 54 degrees and drizzling under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 54, barometric pressure 29.76” and rising. We picked up 0.55” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 63, and the overnight low was 53.
As low pressure continues to pull away from the region, lingering rain showers and drizzle this morning will give way to drier conditions for this afternoon and tonight under the influence of a brief ridge of high pressure. We’ll see cloudy skies with patchy fog this morning and a chance of showers and patchy drizzle this morning, then a slight chance of showers this afternoon. Highs will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 40%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with patchy dense fog. Lows will be in the lower 50s with light and variable winds.
Tuesday should start out partly sunny with patchy dense fog in the morning. Another round of low pressure will move our way in from the Great Lakes in the afternoon bringing a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. It’ll be warmer with highs in the mid 70s and south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 50%. Tuesday night should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the lower 60s with southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday showers are likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs will be in the lower 70s with south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Wednesday night should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 85 and a low of 55.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 80 and lows of 59.
The record high was 96°F in 1944.
The record low was 37°F in 1919.
Sunrise: 5:10 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:40 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 42m
Length of Day: 15h 29m
Tomorrow will be 0m37s shorter.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 12d 20h old with 92% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:11 PM EDT
Moonset: 3:19 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
More rainy weather yields further opportunities for shooting raindrops on grasses in the front field.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro, ISO 800, f/5, 1/2500″ exposure.