Sunday, June 12, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:05AM it’s currently 54 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the north at 3-5 mph. Relative humidity is 84%, dewpoint 49, barometric pressure 29.61” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.09” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 60, and the overnight low was 53.
Low pressure sitting over northern Maine and the Canadian Maritimes will spin a strong cold front through the region this morning bringing and unseasonably chilly, cloudy and brisk day with northwest winds gusting to 30 mph, and scattered to numerous afternoon showers. Drier conditions are expected for the following 7 days, with temperatures moderating back to seasonal norms by Tuesday, and well above normal by the weekend.
We’ll see cloudy skies with showers likely mainly this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 50s with northwest winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be cloudy with showers likely mainly until midnight. Temperatures will remain near steady in the upper 40s with northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.
Monday should be mostly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 60s with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Monday night should be mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers. Lows will be in the upper 40s with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the mid 70s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Tuesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 74 and a low of 53. We picked up 0.01″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 75 and lows of 54.
The record high was 92°F in 1949.
The record low was 36°F in 1906.
Sunrise: 5:07 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:36 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 42m
Length of Day: 15h 29m
Tomorrow will be 0m34s longer.
The Moon is in its first quarter, 7d 9h old with 52% illumination.
Moonrise: 1:05 PM EDT
Moonset: 1:08 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Robin & I hiked up the Windsor Trail on Mt. Ascutney on Friday. It was a lovely day for a hike with cool temperatures and partly cloudy skies. There are several species of wildflowers blooming now at higher elevation including these starflowers.
Panasonic GM5, Lumix 12-32mm lens @ 12mm, ISO 800, f/3.5, 1/250″ exposure.