Sunday, May 22, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:30AM it’s currently 53 degrees and drizzling lightly under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 52 barometric pressure 29.86” and rising slowly. We picked up a 0.01” trace of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 76, and the overnight low was 52.
Scattered showers will be possible this afternoon aa low pressure off the coast of the Delmarva Peninsula slowly pushes northeastward towards the New England coastline. We’ll see cloudy skies this morning with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Showers will be likely this afternoon. Highs will be around 70 with light and variable winds, becoming northerly around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain is 60%. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms until midnight, then become partly cloudy after midnight. Lows will be around 50 with northeast winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Monday should be mostly sunny with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds becoming northerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Monday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 50s and northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday’s looking partly sunny with a 50% chance of showers. Highs will be in the mid 70s with light and variable winds. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the mid 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 58 and a low of 40.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 69 and lows of 47.
The record high was 93°F in 1977.
The record low was 31°F in 1936.
Sunrise: 5:17 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:20 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 11m
Length of Day: 15h 02m
Tomorrow will be 1m52s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 15d 16h old with near 100% illumination.
Moonrise: 8:58 PM EDT
Moonset: 6:08 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Delicate foam flower are in bloom now in the woods. We’ve got a nice batch of foam flowers across Fargo Brook.
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 30mm macro lens, ISO 640, f/5.6, 1/1600″ exposure.