Wednesday, August 19, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:10AM it’s currently 66 degrees under mostly clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 66, barometric pressure 29.98” and rising slowly. Yesterday’s high was 90, and the overnight low was 64.
If you enjoyed yesterday’s warmth and humidity, you’re in luck ’cause we’ve got another one just like it lined up for today. We’ll see mostly sunny skies with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s with light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph this afternoon. There’s a slight chance of diurnal heating pop-up showers and thunderstorms this afternoon over higher elevations this afternoon. Tonight should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 60s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph after midnight.
Thursday should start off partly sunny with highs in the lower 80s and south winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph. A slow moving cold front will move in Thursday night bringing occasional showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall. Lows will be in the mid 60s with south winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 80%.
Showers will continue into Friday with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 70%. Friday might should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be around 60.
At this point it’s looking like the weekend will be dry and cooler through Sunday!
Last year on this date we had a high of 75 and a low of 43. We picked up 0.01″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 79 and lows of 58.
The record high was 93°F in 1899.
The record low was 40°F in 1963.
Sunrise: 5:59 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:50 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 53m
Length of Day: 13h 51m
Tomorrow will be 2m48s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 4d 20h old with 20% illumination.
Moonrise: 10:46 AM EDT
Moonset: 10:08 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
A slow shutter speed create “light scribbles” from the flowing water in Texas Brook in Hancock, VT.
Sony RX100m3, ISO 80, f/11, 1/10″ exposure.