Saturday, November 14, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 8:10AM it’s currently 30 degrees and snowing lightly under overcasts skies. Wind are out of the west at 2-4 mph. Relative humidity is 88%, dewpoint 27, barometric pressure 29.90” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.68” of rain in the past 24hrs and a dusting of snow/graupel/frozen sleet overnight. Yesterday’s high was 49, and the overnight low was 30.
Low pressure is currently exiting the region to the east and high pressure will begin to build in from the west. Any mountain driven rain and snow showers will slowly dissipate this morning, with cloudy but drier conditions prevailing this afternoon. High pressure will continue to strengthen over the region Sunday through mid-week, bringing dry weather and seasonal temperatures.
We’ll see cloudy skies today with a slight chance of rain showers and snow showers mainly this morning. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 20s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday should be mostly cloudy with highs in the upper 40s and west winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be cloudy with lows in the lower 30s and northwest winds around 10 mph.
Monday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the lower 40s and north winds around 10 mph. Monday night should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 20s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 35 and a low of 21. We picked up 3″ of snow.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 46 and lows of 32.
The record high was 67°F in 1959.
The record low was 10°F in 1996.
Sunrise: 6:46 AM EST
Sunset: 4:26 PM EST
Length of Visible Light: 10h 42m
Length of Day: 9h 40m
Tomorrow will be 2m19s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 2d 19h old with 8% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:11 AM EST
Moonset: 6:59 PM EST
About Today’s Photo:
Now well into stick season, finding color and texture becomes a bit more of a challenge. The dried grasses in our front field have a distinctly taupe color and seem to define the color of the season.
Panasonic Lumix GM5, Lumix 100-300mm lens @ 100mm, ISO 400, f/4, 1/400″ exposure.