Monday, October 10, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:25AM it’s currently a raw and blustery 37 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are out of the southeast at 2-5 mph. Relative humidity is 82%, dewpoint 32, barometric pressure 30.30” and rising rapidly. Yesterday’s high was 55, and the overnight low was 37.
There is a Freeze Warning in effect for our region from midnight tonight until 9:00AM Tuesday morning.
What a difference a day makes! Significantly cooler air has arrived on the backside of the cold front that moved across the region yesterday. Chilly Canadian high pressure will dominate our weather for most of the week with temperatures moderating towards the weekend. The next chance of showers arrives Friday.
Morning clouds should blow off to bring us mostly sunny skies today with highs only in the upper 40s with north winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be clear with patchy frost after midnight. Lows will be in the lower 30s with north winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Tuesday should bring areas of frost in the morning. It’ll be sunny with highs in the lower 60s and light and variable winds. Tuesday night should be mostly clear with lows around 40 and light and variable winds.
Wednesday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the mid 60s and south winds around 10 mph. Wednesday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the upper 40s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 52 and a low of 36.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 59 and lows of 41.
The record high was 81°F in 1909.
The record low was 25°F in 1943.
Sunrise: 7:01 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:15 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 12m
Length of Day: 11h 14m
Tomorrow will be 2m59s shorter.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 8.5 days old with 61% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:11 PM EDT
Moonset: 12:26 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
I love the contrast of these bright red maple leaves on the green of the spruce bow.
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 9-18mm lens @ 18mm, circular polarizing filter, ISO 800, f/5.6, 1/60″ exposure.