Thursday, August 27, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:25AM it’s currently 57 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 57, barometric pressure 29.98” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 74, and the overnight low was 53.
A very slow moving upper level trough of low pressure will move across the region today delivering cloudy skies and a 20% chance of scattered showers this morning. The trough should move to our east later in the day allowing for partly sunny skies. Highs will be in the lower 70s with west winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 50s and northwest winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
High pressure will build in Friday brining mostly sunny skies with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds. Friday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 50s and light and variable winds.
Saturday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 60.
Last year on this date we had a high of 82 and a low of 59.
Burlington norms for this date are highs of 77 and lows of 57.
The record high was 95°F in 1948.
The record low was 40°F in 1969.
Sunrise: 6:08 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:37 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 29m
Length of Day: 13h 28m
Tomorrow will be 2m53s shorter.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 12d 20h old with 92% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:06 PM EDT
Moonset: 3:29 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
I came across a berry-laden mountain ash tree along Shaker Mountain Road yesterday afternoon. The view of Camel’s Hump in the background made for a nice juxtaposition!
Sony RX100m3, ISO 125, f/5.6, 1/320″ exposure.