Sunday, August 2, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:55AM it’s currently 63 degrees under mostly clear skies. Winds are out of the west and 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 90%, dewpoint 61, barometric pressure 29.84” and rising slowly. We picked up 0.12” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 79, and the overnight low was 52.
High pressure is ridging in from the Ohio Valley this morning. The surface high will produce fair and dry weather for northern New York and Vermont today. We’ll see sunny skies this morning, then partly sunny skies this afternoon out ahead of an approaching cold front. Highs will be in the upper 70s with southwest winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Lows will be in the lower 60s with south winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday should start out mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then become mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon as a cold front moves in from the west. Highs will be in the mid 80s with southwest winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Monday night showers and thunderstorms are likely. Lows will be around 60 with southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 60%.
Tuesday’s looking partly sunny with a 40% chance of showers. Highs will be in the upper 70s with southwest winds around 10 mph. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 80 and a low of 59.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 60.
The record high was 99°F in 1975.
The record low was 44°F in 1953.
Sunrise: 5:40 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:15 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 15h 41m
Length of Day: 14h 35m
Tomorrow will be 2m23s shorter.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 17d 10h old with 94% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:31 PM EDT
Moonset: 8:19 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Our volleyball net has some decoration this season with this morning glory vine climbing one of its guy-ropes.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro, ISO 500, f/5, 1/2500″ exposure.