Saturday, October 29, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 8:25AM it’s currently 39 degrees under overcast skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 96%, dewpoint 38, barometric pressure 29.96” and falling rapidly. We picked up 0.19” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 42, and the overnight low was 37.
A fast moving low pressure system crossing southern Ontario and Quebec will bring another round of fairly widespread precipitation to the region today, with temperatures warm enough to support mainly rain. High pressure will build in late Sunday night into the upcoming week bringing quieter conditions with temperatures warming to well above seasonal normals by mid-week.
We’ll see rain showers today with highs in the upper 40s and south winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 70%. Tonight should be cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 40s with southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming northwesterly after midnight.
Sunday should be mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of rain showers. Highs will be in the mid 40s with northwest winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be mostly cloudy with lows in the lower 30s and northwest winds around 10 mph.
Monday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the lower 40s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Monday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 30.
Last year on this date we had a high of 66 and a low of 44. We picked up 1.43″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 52 and lows of 35.
The record high was 71°F in 1946.
The record low was 20°F in 1969.
Sunrise: 7:25 AM EDT
Sunset: 5:44 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 11h 19m
Length of Day: 10h 19m
Tomorrow will be 2m45s shorter.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 28.3 days old with 2% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:08 AM EDT
Moonset: 5:37 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Now that we’re into “stick season”, finding bright colors becomes more of a challenge. These bright red berries in the Korean mountain ash in our front yard caught my eye yesterday. They will no doubt become welcome forage for birds soon!
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 1600, f/13, 1/80″ exposure.