Wednesday, May 18, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 6:25AM it’s currently 42 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 94%, dewpoint[ 41, barometric pressure 30.17”. Yesterday’s high was 64, and the overnight low was 37.
We’ll see variable clouds and temperatures climbing back into the normal range as we head towards the weekend. We’ll see partly sunny skies this morning, then clearing skies later in the afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 60s with light and variable winds. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then become mostly cloudy. Lows will be in the lower 40s with light and variable winds.
Thursday should be partly sunny with a slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon as an upper level trough pivots through. Highs will be in the mid 60s with light and variable winds. Chance of rain is 30%. Thursday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 40s and light and variable winds.
Friday’s looking sunny and warmer with highs in the lower 70s and light and variable winds. Friday night should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 82 and a low of 49.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 68 and lows of 46.
The record high was 89°F in 1962.
The record low was 29°F in 1983.
Sunrise: 5:21 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:16 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 03m
Length of Day: 14h 54m
Tomorrow will be 2m2s longer.
The Moon is a waxing gibbous, 11d 15h old with 90% illumination.
Moonrise: 5:11 PM EDT
Moonset: 3:59 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Bluebells (and their white variety) are “old world” flowers that have naturalized to much of the northeast US. They’re quite common around my Mom’s place in northeast Ohio popping up frequently in woodlands where they can carpet an area.
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 40mm, ISO 400, f/6.3, 1/30″ exposure.