Monday, September 14, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:55AM it’s currently 54 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 54, barometric pressure 29.77” and rising slowly. We picked up 0.35” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 70, and the overnight low was 54.
The upper level low that’s been delivering the cool, damp weather over the past couple of days will pull slowly away to the northeast today with scattered to numerous showers tapering off west to east by later this afternoon. Expansive high pressure will then build in across the region for the remainder of the work week with a return of dry weather and late Summer warmth.
We’ll see cloudy skies today with numerous showers, mainly this morning. Highs will be in the mid 60s with light and variable winds, becoming westerly around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 50s and west winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Tuesday should be sunny and warmer with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds, becoming westerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Tuesday night should be clear with lows in the upper 50s and southwest winds around 10 mph.
Wednesday’s looking sunny with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Wednesday night should be clear with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 54 and a low of 34.
Burlington norms for this date are 71 and lows of 52.
The record high was 89°F in 1915.
The record low was 32°F in 1963.
Sunrise: 6:29 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:04 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 13h 33m
Length of Day: 12h 35m
Tomorrow will be 3m1s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 4h old with 1% illumination.
Moonrise: 7:42 AM EDT
Moonset: 7:43 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
You may have noticed the lovely rainbow that popped up yesterday evening at around 6:00PM as the sun popped out in the west to light up the eastern hills. I caught this from Spence Road just off the Main Road heading towards Huntington Center.
Panasonic Lumix GM5, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 14mm, ISO 200, f/11, 1/200″ exposure.