Friday, October 7, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:30AM it’s currently 43 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 42, barometric pressure 30.30”. Yesterday’s high was 73, and the overnight low was 52.
High pressure will continue to deliver dry and unseasonably warm conditions to the region today. Low pressure currenlty over the western Great Lakes will drag a cold front through the region Saturday bringing showers and more seasonable temperatures.
We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the mid 70s and light and variable winds, becoming southerly around 10 mph this afternoon. Tonight should be clear with lows in the mid 50s and south winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday should be partly sunny with a chance of showers in the morning, then cloudy with showers likely in the afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 60s with south winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 25 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Saturday night showers are likely. Lows will be in the mid 40s with west winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 60%.
Sunday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the mid 50s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 30s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 66 and a low of 46.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 61 and lows of 42.
The record high was 83°F in 1947.
The record low was 25°F in 1964.
Sunrise: 6:57 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:20 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 21m
Length of Day: 11h 23m
Tomorrow will be 3m0s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 5.6 days old with 32% illumination.
Moonrise: 12:54 PM EDT
Moonset: 10:39 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Purple stemmed aster blooms hold droplets of rain along School Street.
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 800, f/5.6, 1/320″ exposure.