Saturday, December 12, 2015
This morning in Huntington at 7:30AM it’s currently 39 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are out of the north at 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 89%, dewpoint 36, barometric pressure 30.05” and rising rapidly. Yesterday’s high was 56, and the overnight low was 39.
Our not-winter continues. We’ll see cloudy skies this morning, becoming partly sunny this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 40s with west winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then become mostly cloudy. Lows will be in the upper 30s with light and variable winds.
Sunday should be mostly cloudy with highs in the upper 40s and light and variable winds. Sunday night should be cloudy with lows in the lower 40s and southeast winds around 10 mph.
A strong trough of low pressure will move northeast into the Great
Lakes region on Monday bringing showers and gusty winds. Highs will be in the lower 50s with southeast winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Monday night showers are likely as the trough moves into our region. Lows will be in the lower 40s. Chance of rain is near 100%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 31 and a low of 25. We picked up 1″ of new snow and had 17.75″ at the stake. Our power was still out.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 34 and lows of 20.
The record high was 59°F in 1899.
The record low was -13°F in 1977.
Sunrise: 7:18 AM EST
Sunset: 4:12 PM EST
Length of Visible Light: 10h 00m
Length of Day: 8h 54m
Tomorrow will be 0m41s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 2h old with 1% illumination.
Moonrise: 7:59 AM EST
Moonset: 5:47 PM EST
About Today’s Photo:
When in a prolonged stick season, go take pictures of sticks. These aspens on the hillside above Delfrate Road caught the last of the afternoon sunlight yesterday, glowing a warm yellow against the blue sky.
Panasonic Lumix GM5, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 14mm, ISO 400, f/10, 1/160″ exposure.