Sunday, August 23, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 9:15AM it’s currently 62 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 61, barometric pressure 30.08″. Yesterday’s high was 78, and the overnight low was 52.
Weak high pressure over the region will deliver partly sunny skies this morning, then mostly cloudy skies with a 20% chance of showers this afternoon as the cold front that swung through Thursday night retrogrades back over the area a bit. Highs will be in the upper 70s to lower 80s with light and variable winds. Tonight should be partly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers until midnight. Lows will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds, becoming southeasterly around 10 mph after midnight.
Monday should be partly sunny with a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon as low pressure approaches from the west. Highs will be in the lower 80s with light and variable winds. Monday night should be partly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 60s with southeast winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday showers are likely. Highs will be in the mid 70s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 70%. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 76 and a low of 54. We picked up 0.03″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 78 and lows of 58.
The record high was 93°F in 1947.
The record low was 43°F in 1988.
Sunrise: 6:04 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:44 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 41m
Length of Day: 13h 40m
Tomorrow will be 2m51s shorter.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 8d 22h old with 58% illumination.
Moonrise: 2:39 PM EDT
No Moon Set
About Today’s Photo:
Along with the very colorful Asian lilies that Robin planted along Fargo Brook (see yesterday’s post), she also planted some lovely white ones. I like the puckery texture of the petals…
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro, ISO 800, f/20, 1/80″ exposure