Friday, October 14, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:10AM it’s currently 36 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 93%, dewpoint 34, barometric pressure 30.37” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.18” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 60, and the overnight low was 35.
We’ve got a cool, crisp fall day on tap today courtesy of Canadian high pressure that is currently settling in across the region. Expect a chilly night with areas of frost developing tonight, with the potential for a killing freeze across the southern Champlain Valley. A warming trend will begin on Saturday with dry conditions expected to continue through Sunday. The next chance for precipitation arrives Sunday night as a cold front moves through.
We’ll see partly cloudy skies today with highs around 50 with NNW winds at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows around 35 and light and variable winds.
Saturday should be partly cloudy with highs around 61 and S winds at 10 to 15 mph. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 48 and S winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday should start out partly cloudy with ligth rain developing later in the day. Highs should be around 66 with SSW winds at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Rain should continue into Sunday night with lows around 56 and SW winds at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 70%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 55 and a low of 37. We picked up 0.06″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 58 and lows of 39.
The record high was 79°F in 2014 (we had a high of 77).
The record low was 22°F in 1937.
Sunrise: 7:06 AM EDT
Sunset: 6:08 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 12h 00m
Length of Day: 11h 02m
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 12.6 days old with 95% illumination.
Moonrise: 5:36 PM EDT
Moonset: 4:55 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
While walking in the woods the other day, I came across this bright sugar maple leaf that had fallen and managed to get stuck in a crack in a tall standing stump. I liked it!
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 46mm, ISO 1250, f/6.3, 1/80″ exposure.