Tuesday, November 29, 2016
This morning in Huntington at 7:50AM it’s currently 37 degrees and raining lightly under overcast skies. Winds are light out of the south. Relative humidity is 95%, dewpoint 36, barometric pressure 30.03” and falling slowly. We picked up 0.04” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 37, and the overnight low was 23.
There is a Freezing Rain Advisory in effect for our region until 9:00AM. Roads may be slick so drive carefully!
Low pressure moving out the the Great Lakes this morning will bring widespread precipitation to the region this morning before tapering off from west to east this afternoon. Most of the precipitation will be in the form of rain, but areas east of the Greens will see freezing rain and the potential for light ice accumulations before changing over to rain later midday. We’ll see a brief break in the showers early Wednesday before another low moves in bringing widespread rain into the region later Wednesday into Wednesday night. Temperatures will remain above seasonal averages for the period.
We’ll see periods of rain today. Highs will be around 42F with winds SE at 15 to 25 mph gusting to 40mph. Chance of rain is 90% with rainfall around 1/4″. Tonight rain should way to foggy conditions overnight. Lows will be around 41F with winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 60%.
Wednesday should start off foggy with rain developing later in the day. Highs will be around 49F with winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain is 80%. Wednesday night rain is likely. Lows will be around 42F with winds SE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain is 90% with rainfall near 1/2″.
Thursday’s looking showery in the morning with some clearing in the afternoon. Highs will be around 48F with winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 50%. Thursday night should bring a few showers early with mostly cloudy conditions later. Lows will be around 37F with winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain is 30%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 32 and a low of 19.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 40°F and lows of 26°F
The record high was 68°F in 2005 (we had a high of 62).
The record low was 2°F in 1940.
Sunrise: 7:05 AM EST
Sunset: 4:14 PM EST
Length of Visible Light: 10h 13m
Length of Day: 9h 08m
Tomorrow will be 1m33s shorter.
The Moon is new today, 29.4 days old with 0% illumination.
Moonrise: 6:51 AM EST
Moonset: 4:50 PM EST
About Today’s Photo:
The sun popped out yesterday around midday and Camel’s Hump was gleaming in a coating of rime as I drove up East Street. I just had to stop and take a shot!
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 69mm, ISO 800, f/13, 1/1000″ exposure.