Saturday, October 8, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:35AM it’s currently a balmy 63 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 53%, dewpoint 45, barometric pressure 30.05”. We picked up a trace of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 76, and the overnight low was 54.
A cold front will move through the region today bringing clouds and a small shot of rain. Cool high pressure will move in behind the departing front tonight bringing noticeably colder air with temperatures tomorrow only in the mid 50s.
We’ll see cloudy skies today with a 50% chance of showers this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 60s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be cloudy with a 50% chance of showers until midnight. Lows will be in the mid 40s with southwest winds around 10 mph gusting up to 25 mph, then becoming northwesterly after midnight.
Sunday should be partly sunny with highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 30s and north winds around 10 mph.
Monday’s looking sunny with highs in the lower 50s and north winds around 10 mph. Monday night should be clear with lows in the lower 30s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 57 and a low of 31.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 60 and lows of 42.
The record high was 77°F in 1970.
The record low was 22°F in 1964.
Sunrise: 6:58 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:19 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 18m
Length of Day: 11h 20m
Tomorrow will be 3m1s shorter.
The moon is a waxing crescent, 6.6 days old with 41% illumination.
Moonrise: 1:43 PM EDT
Moonset: 11:30 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
This tree just cried out to be photographed as we hiked the trail up to Poke-o-Moonshine mountain. Whiteface Mountain can be seen in the background on the horizon.
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 9-18mm lens @ 17mm, ISO 800, f/16, 1/125″ exposure.