Saturday, July 11, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 8:10AM it’s currently 66 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 92%, dewpoint 64, barometric pressure 30.06” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 79, and the overnight low was 52.
We have another lovely summer day on tap today courtesy of high pressure which is sitting over the region this morning. We’ll see mostly sunny skies with highs in the lower 80s and light and variable winds, becoming westerly around 10 mph this afternoon. Tonight should be mostly clear until midnight, then become partly cloudy. Lows will be in the lower 60s with southwest winds around 10 mph.
Sunday should be mostly sunny with highs in the lower 80s and light and variable winds. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 60s and light and variable winds.
A frontal system will skirt to our north Monday bringing partly sunny skies and a 50% chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 80s with south winds around 10 mph. Monday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the lower 60s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 77 and a low of 46.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 60.
The record high was 96°F in 1911.
The record low was 48°F in 1968.
Sunrise: 5:18 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:36 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 28m
Length of Day: 15h 17m
Tomorrow will be 1m23s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 24d 22h old with 22% illumination.
Moonrise: 1:52 AM EDT
Moonset: 4:22 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Daylilies are opening up on these warmer summer days. There’s a nice patch of naturalize lilies along Texas Hill Road.
Nikon D600, Nikon 50mm lens, ISO 200, f/1.8, 1/2000″ exposure.