Friday, November 4, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:45AM it’s currently 39 degrees and drizzling under overcast skies. Winds are out of the west at 0-4 mph. Relative humidity is 95%, dewpoint 37, barometric pressure 30.10” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.65” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 54, and the overnight low was 39.
Morning showers and clouds should give way to some clearing later today. A series of weak troughs passing through over the next 48hrs will keep conditions unsettled before high pressure builds in Sunday.
We’ll see cloudy skies with a 40% chance of rain and drizzle this morning, then partly sunny skies this afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 30s with northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be mostly clear until midnight, then become partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows will be in the lower 30s with northwest winds around 10 mph, becoming southwesterly after midnight. Chance of snow is 40%.
Saturday should bring a 50% chance of snow showers in the morning. It’ll be mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers during the day. Highs will be in the mid 40s with southwest winds around 10 mph, becoming westerly in the afternoon. Saturday night should be mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of rain showers. Lows will be in the mid 30s with northwest winds around 10 mph.
Sunday’s looking partly sunny with highs in the lower 40s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 30.
Last year on this date we had a high of 65 and a low of 32.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 50 and lows of 34.
The record high was 73°F in 1982.
The record low was 20°F in 2013 (we had a low of 15).
Sunrise: 7:33 AM EDT
Sunset: 5:36 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 11h 04m
Length of Day: 10h 03m
Tomorrow will be 2m38s shorter.
The Moon is a waxing crescent, 4d 18h old with 19% illumination.
Moonrise: 11:39 AM EDT
Moonset: 9:22 PM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
We’re well on our way into stick season now. Tawny oaks and the occasional aspen are some of the only trees with remaining foliage on them in this view from Stagecoach Road.
Panasonic GM5, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 46mm, ISO 400, f/14, 1/100″ exposure.