Tuesday, December 8, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 6:30AM it’s currently 23 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 96%, dewpoint 23, barometric pressure 30.17”. Yesterday’s high was 42, and the overnight low was 22.
High pressure will bring light winds and seasonable temperatures
to the region today. A gradual warming trend will begin Wednesday and continues right through Friday as the airflow aloft becomes more southwesterly. A weak upper level disturbances will move across the region late Wednesday night into Thursday bringing rain showers to the Champlain Valley with some light mix of sleet and snow possible in the Adirondacks and along and east of the Green Mountains for a time Thursday morning.
We’ll see patchy fog this morning. It’ll be partly sunny with highs in the upper 30s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 20s and light and variable winds.
Wednesday should be partly sunny with highs in the lower 40s and south winds around 10 mph. Wednesday night should be mostly cloudy with a 40% chance of rain showers as the aforementioned disturbance moves through. Lows will be in the lower 30s with south winds around 10 mph.
Thursday’s looking mostly cloudy with highs in the mid 40s and south winds around 10 mph. Thursday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 30s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 29 and a low of 2 (brrrr!) We had 1.80″ of snow on the ground.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 36 and lows of 22.
The record high was 58°F in 1927.
The record low was -10°F in 1906.
Sunrise: 7:14 AM EST
Sunset: 4:12 PM EST
Length of Visible Light: 10h 04m
Length of Day: 8h 58m
Tomorrow will be 0m59s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 26d 18h old with 8% illumination.
Moonrise: 4:10 AM EST
Moonset: 2:49 PM EST
About Today’s Photo:
The red oak in our front yard keeps its dried leaves for quite a while…
Panasonic Lumix GM5, Lumix 20mm lens, ISO 200, f/1.7, 1/6500″ exposure.