Tuesday, September 27, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:40AM it’s currently 51 degrees under partly cloudy skies and fog. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 51, barometric pressure 29.89” and rising slowly. We picked up 0.22” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 66, and the overnight low was 51.
The frontal system that delivered our overnight showers has moved east of the region this morning. We’ll see mainly dry weather today through Thursday. An upper level low will bring a chance of showers to the region from Thursday night through this weekend.
We’ll see partly sunny skies today with highs around 70 and light and variable winds. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s and light and variable winds.
Wednesday should start out mostly cloudy in the morning, then become partly sunny. Highs will be in the mid 60s with light and variable winds. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 40s and east winds around 10 mph.
Thursday’s looking mostly cloudy with highs in the mid 60s and light and variable winds. Thursday night should be cloudy with a 30% chance of showers. Lows will be around 50.
Last year on this date we had a high of 72 and a low of 39.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 65 and lows of 46.
The record high was 83°F in 1920.
The record low was 27 °F (1947).
Sunrise: 6:45 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:39 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 51m
Length of Day: 11h 53m
Tomorrow will be 3m2s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 26d 2h old with 12% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:13 AM EDT
Moonset: 5:10 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
The Tafts are chopping corn this week in the various fields around town. The combine and trucks were out in the fields south of Huntington Center yesterday chopping around the Alpaca farm. I liked the view down the line across the field to the Huntington River.
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 14mm, ISO 800, f/5, 1/4000″ exposure.