Sunday, September 25, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:50AM it’s currently 33 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 32, barometric pressure 30.20”. We have a light frost in the lowest pockets of our front field. Yesterday’s high was 63, and the overnight low was 32.
Canadian high pressure will continue to deliver tranquil albeit chilly conditions to the region region today and into Monday with patchy frost in spots this morning, and again on tomorrow morning, and cool daytime temperatures with today’s highs only in the upper 50s to lower 60s. South winds out ahead of the next frontal system will allow temperatures to moderate on Monday, with highs reaching the mid to upper 60s in most valley locations. A cold front approaching from the Great Lakes will bring rain Monday night into Tuesday.
We’ll see mostly sunny skies today with highs in the mid 50s and northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be clear with patchy dense fog and frost after midnight. Lows will be in the lower 30s with north winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Monday should bring areas of frost in the morning. It’ll be mostly sunny with highs in the mid 60s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Monday night should be cloudy with a 40% chance of showers as the aforementioned low pressure system and associatd cold front move in. Lows will be around 50 with south winds around 10 mph gusting up to 25 mph.
Tuesday showers are likely. Highs will be in the upper 60s with southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Tuesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 65 and a low of 37.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 66 and lows of 47.
The record high was 85°F in 1891.
The record low was 28°F in 1963.
Sunrise: 6:43 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:42 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 57m
Length of Day: 11h 59m
Tomorrow will be 3m2s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 24d 3h old with 28% illumination.
Moonrise: 1:09 AM EDT
Moonset: 3:56 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
It’s the first frost of the season! A light one to start with with only a few pockets in the lowest spots in our front field where the cold air tends to settle. Grasses and white asters were bedecked with tiny crystals this morning.
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 1600, f/10, 1/40s exposure.