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Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Blue bead berry blooming along the trail to Algonquin Peak

Blue bead berry blooming along the trail to Algonquin Peak

Morning Observation:

This morning in Huntington at 6:15AM it’s currently 63 degrees and raining steadily under overcast skies. Winds are out of the south at 0-5 mph. Relative humidity is 96%, dewpoint 62, barometric pressure 29.87” and rising. We picked up 0.43” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 82, and the overnight low was 63.

Forecast:

A cold front will move southeast across the region early this morning. Morning showers should be ending by mid-morning as high pressure begins to build in slowly from the Great Lakes later today. We’ll see mostly cloudy skies with a 50% chance of showers this morning, then sunny skies this afternoon. It will be cooler with highs in the lower 70s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows in the mid 50s and light and variable winds.

Thursday should be partly sunny wit highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Thursday night should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 50s and light and variable winds.

Friday’s looking sunny with highs in the upper 70s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Friday night should be mostly clear with lows around 60.

Almanac:

Last year on this date we had a high of 85 and a low of 63. We picked up 0.04″ of rain.

Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 60.
The record high was 98°F in 1921.
The record low was 40°F in 1969.

Sky Notes:

Sunrise: 5:16 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:37 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 33m
Length of Day: 15h 21m
Tomorrow will be 1m13s shorter.

The Moon is in its last quarter, 21d 20h old with 55% illumination.
Moonrise: 12:04 AM EDT
Moonset: 12:58 PM EDT

About Today’s Photo:

Blue bead berry is a common wildflower in both the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains. It was in full bloom along the upper elevation portion of the trail on the way up to Algonquin Peak but had already set its fruit at lower elevations.

Sony HX90V, ISO 160, f/4.5, 1/50″ exposure.

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