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Saturday, July 16, 2016

partridge-berry-bloom

Diminutive partridge berry blossoms along the trail by Indian Lake

Morning Observation:

This morning in Huntington at 8:30AM it’s currently 67 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 91%, dewpoint 65, barometric pressure 29.96”. We picked up 0.04” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 85, and the overnight low was 60.

Forecast:

A weak cold front moving slowly through the region will provide mostly cloudy skies and slightly cooler conditions today along with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms. As the front shifts into southern New England tonight, a weak upper disturbance in the flow aloft will keep the chance for showers around, mainly across central and eastern Vermont. Fair and dry weather is expected to redevelop on Sunday, but will be short-lived as another cold front will move south from Canada Monday afternoon, accompanied by numerous showers and thunderstorms, some of which may be on the strong side.

We’ll see mostly cloudy skies this morning, becoming partly sunny. There’s a 20% chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 70s with light and variable winds. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then become mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the upper 50s with light and variable winds.

Sunday should be mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs will be in the lower 80s with light and variable winds. Sunday night should be mostly clear with lows in the lower 60s and light and variable winds.

Monday’s looking mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be in the lower 80s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 50%. Monday night showers are likely. Lows will be around 60. Chance of rain is 70%.

Almanac:

Last year on this date we had a high of 71 and a low of 42. We picked up 0.01″ of rain.

Burlington averages for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 61.
The record high was 94°F in 1969.
The record low was 44°F in 1946.

Sky Notes:

Sunrise: 5:23 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:32 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 19m
Length of Day: 15h 08m
Tomorrow will be 1m43s shorter.

The Moon is waxing gibbous, 12d 1h old with 88% illumination.
Moonrise: 5:36 PM EDT
Moonset: 2:43 AM EDT

About Today’s Photo:

Partridge berry is a small ground cover plant that grows in woodland acid soils. The fuzzy white flowers produce bright red berries that, as the name implies, are favored by partridges (a.k.a. ruffed grouse) as a food source.

Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 2000, f/4, 1/160″ exposure.

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