Friday, November 13, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:05AM it’s currently 47 degrees and raining lightly under overcast skies. Winds are out of the east at 2-5 mph. Relative humidity is 89%, dewpoint 44, barometric pressure 29.33” and rising slowly. We picked up 0.22” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 54, and the overnight low was 46.
Low pressure will pass to our north across Ontario into Quebec today bringing breezy and wet conditions to the region with occasional showers. As colder air moves in we can expect a period of snow showers across the mountains tonight into
early Saturday. We’ll see showers today with highs around 50 and southwest winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 35 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Rain showers will continue until midnight, then mix with snow after midnight as a cold front sweeps through. We can expect total snow accumulations of a dusting to 2 inches at elevation of 500′ and higher with 2-5″ over the summits by the time precipitation shuts down Saturday morning. Lows will be around 30 with west winds 15 to 20 mph and gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday should be cloudy with a slight chance of rain or snow showers mainly in the morning. Highs will be in the upper 30s with northwest winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Saturday night should be partly cloudy and seasonably chilly with lows in the upper 20s and west winds 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday’s looking partly sunny as high pressure begins to build in. Highs will be in the mid 40s with southwest winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 30s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 37 and a low of 27. We picked up 0.12″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 47 and lows of 32.
The record high was 65°F in 1885.
The record low was 15°F in 1986.
Sunrise: 6:44 AM EST
Sunset: 4:27 PM EST
Length of Visible Light: 10h 44m
Length of Day: 9h 42m
Tomorrow will be 2m22s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 18h old with 3% illumination.
Moonrise: 8:16 AM EST
Moonset: 6:11 PM EST
About Today’s Photo:
This small waterfall is a few hundred yards downstream of our house on Fargo Brook. The streamflow right now is pretty low, but the falls still looked quite pretty.
Panasonic Lumix GM5, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 14mm, ISO 400, f/16, 1/4″ exposure (hand held!)