Saturday, August 27, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:30AM it’s currently 61 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 60, barometric pressure 30.17” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.01” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 83, and the overnight low was 57.
High pressure over the region this morning will deliver a lovely late summer day today with plenty of sunshine and dry conditions. Low pressure arriving from the Great Lakes tomorrow will bring in showers Sunday afternoon that may linger a bit into Monday morning.
We’ll see mostly sunny skies today with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be mostly clear until midnight, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds.
Sunday should start out partly sunny with a 50% chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will be around 80 with south winds around 10 mph. Sunday night showers are likely. Lows will be in the lower 60s with south winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.
Monday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the mid 70s and west winds around 10 mph. Monday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 71 and a low of 52.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 77 and lows of 57.
The record high was 95°F in 1948.
The record low was 40°F in 1969.
Sunrise: 6:09 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:36 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 14h 27m
Length of Day: 13h 26m
Tomorrow will be 2m54s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 24.4 days old with 27% illumination.
Moonrise: 1:18 AM EDT
Moonset: 4:21 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
I know I posted a similar photo to this a few days ago, but I couldn’t resist another image of these tiny (less than 0.25mm diameter) dew drops suspended in a spider’s web on our lawn. Endlessly interesting…
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 800, f/8, 1/250″ exposure.