Tuesday, September 1, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently 59 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 58, barometric pressure 30.05” and rising slowly. Yesterday’s high was 79, and the overnight low was 56.
Dry and unseasonably warm weather will persist for the next several days courtesy of a deep high pressure ridge parked over the eastern US. We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the lower 80s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 60s and light and variable winds.
Wednesday will be the warmest day this week with sunny skies, highs in the upper 80s, and southwest winds around 10 mph, becoming westerly in the afternoon. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 60s and light and variable winds.
A weak trough will drop down out of Canada early Thursday cooling things off just a bit. We’ll see partly sunny skies with highs in the lower 80s and north winds around 10 mph. Thursday night should be clear with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 84 and a low of 62. We picked up 0.07″ of rain.
Burlington norms for this date are 76 and lows of 56.
The record high was 92°F in 2010 (we had a high of 90).
The record low was 40°F in 1967.
Sunrise: 6:14 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:28 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 13m
Length of Day: 13h 14m
Tomorrow will be 2m57s shorter.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 17d 20h old with 89% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:15 PM EDT
Moonset: 9:39 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Straight-branced coral fungus pushes out of the leaf litter near Cobb Brook.
Panasonic Lumix GM5, 12-32mm lens @ 32mm, ISO 320, f/5.6, 1/80″ exposure.