Wednesday, July 15, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:55AM it’s currently 54 degrees and drizzling under overcasts skies. Winds are out of the southwest at 0-4 mph. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 53, barometric pressure 29.72” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.91” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 82, and the overnight low was 54.
A cold front will move south across the region early this morning with a few lingering rain showers and much less humid air. A ridge of high pressure will build southeast from the Great Lakes and Canada
this afternoon and will remain over us through Friday with fair and dry weather expected. We’ll see cloudy skies with a 30% chance of showers this morning, then mostly sunny skies this afternoon. Highs will be around 70 with north winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be clear with patchy dense fog after midnight. It’ll be seasonably chilly with lows in the upper 40s and north winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Thursday should be sunny with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds becoming northerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Thursday night should be clear with lows around 50 and northeast winds around 10 mph.
Friday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the upper 70s and south winds around 10 mph. Friday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers as weak low pressure approaches from the Great Lakes.
Last year on this date we had a high of 79 and a low of 61. We picked up 0.08″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 61.
The record high was 93°F in 2013 (we had a high of 90).
The record low was 44°F in 1960.
Sunrise: 5:21 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:33 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 22m
Length of Day: 15h 11m
Tomorrow will be 1m37s shorter.
The Moon is new, 28 days old with 0% illumination.
Moonrise: 5:09 AM EDT
Moonset: 8:00 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Black-eyed Susans on a lazy summer morning…
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro, ISO 160, f/3.5, 1/160″ exposure.