Saturday, July 2, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:15AM it’s currently 57 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are out of the west at 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 57, barometric pressure 29.83” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.42” of rain yesterday. Yesterday’s high was 82, and the overnight low was 55.
An upper level trough over the Canadian Maritimes will maintain its influence over the region today bringing partly to mostly cloudy skies and breezy northwest winds leading to a cool start to the weekend. Mostly sunny skies will prevail Sunday with a slight chance of showers across northern Vermont and northern New York but nothing that would preclude outdoor Holiday celebrations. The Fourth will be dry and seasonably warm with very comfortable humidity levels. After the Fourth of July Holiday weekend, a pattern change toward warmer temperatures and increasing humidity levels is anticipated going into next week.
We’ll see mostly cloudy skies this morning, then partly sunny skies with a slight chance of showers north this afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 60s with west winds 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 35 mph. Chance of rain is 20%. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Lows will be in the lower 50s with wzest winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph until midnight.
Sunday should be mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers in the afternoon along the Canadian border. Highs will be in the mid 70s with west winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Chance of rain is 20%. Sunday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 50s and southwest winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 25 mph.
Monday’s lookin mostly sunny with highs in the upper 70s and west winds around 10 mph and gusting up to 25 mph. Monday night should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 73 and a low of 47. We picked up 0.48″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 80 and lows of 59.
The record high was 96°F in 1963.
The record low was 40°F in 1978.
Sunrise: 5:12 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:39 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 39m
Length of Day: 15h 26m
Tomorrow will be 0m51s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 27d 9h old with 5% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:44 AM EDT
Moonset: 6:42 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Black-eyed Susans are another classic summer wildflower. They’re happily blooming now in fields and along roadways.
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 125mm, ISO 500, f/6.3, 1/4000″ exposure.