Sunday, October 2, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:10AM it’s currently 55 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the west at 0-3 mph. Relative humidity is 84%, dewpoint 50, barometric pressure 30.09” and falling slowly. Yesterday’s high was 59, and the overnight low was 54.
Stubborn low pressure over the Great Lakes this morning will continue to dominate our weather as it slowly moves eastward today and tomorrow bringing clouds and occasional showers to the region. High pressure will build in by midweek bringing clearing skies and warmer temperatures.
We’ll see cloudy skies today with a 40% chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 60s with south winds around 10 mph. Tonight should be mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 50s with light and variable winds.
Monday should be cloudy with a 30% chance of showers mainly in the morning. Highs will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds, becoming northerly around 10 mph in the afternoon. Monday night should be mostly cloudy with lows in the upper 40s and light and variable winds.
Tuesday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the upper 60s and light and variable winds. Tuesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the mid 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 52 and a low of 32.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 63 and lows of 44.
The record high was 82°F in 1950.
The record low was 29°F in 1960.
Sunrise: 6:51 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:30 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 36m
Length of Day: 11h 38m
Tomorrow will be 3m1s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 1d 12h old with 2% illumination.
Moonrise: 8:15 AM EDT
Moonset: 7:34 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Purple stemmed asters are one of the late bloomers this time of year. I like looking in close with a macro lens to see the intricate structure of the flower.
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 1600, f/11, 1/200″ exposure.