Thursday, June 8, 2017
This morning in Huntington at 7:15AM it’s currently 53 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 52, barometric pressure 30.03” and steady. Yesterday’s high was 75, and the overnight low was 45.
We’ve got another nice day is on tap today, with temperatures warmer than yesterday in the mid 70s to low 80s. Weak surface instability will hold out the threat of a few isolated terrain driven showers possible across the Adirondacks during the afternoon. A coastal low may bring a few showers and thunderstorms to eastern area Friday morning into the afternoon, and a shortwave trough moving in from the west will bring the threat of a few showers and thunderstorms Friday afternoon into the evening. Building heat will move in for Sunday into next week
with several days well into the 80s and possibly 90s along with daily chances for showers and thunderstorms.
We’ll see mostly sunny skies today with highs around 80 and light and variable winds. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then become mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 50s with light and variable winds.
Friday should be mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs will be in the mid 70s with west winds around 10 mph. Friday night should be partly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers. Lows will be in the mid 50s with west winds around 10 mph.
Saturday’s looking partly sunny with a 30% chance of showers. Highs will be in the upper 70s with southwest winds around 10 mph. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 60s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 64 and a low of 46. We picked up 0.37″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 74 and lows of 53.
The record high was 91°F in 1984.
The record low was 36°F in 1960.
Sunrise: 5:08 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:34 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 38m
Length of Day: 15h 26m
Tomorrow will be 0m51s longer.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 13.6 days old with 98% illumination.
Moonrise: 7:39 PM EDT
Moonset: 4:53 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Isises are in bloom! We have several varieties of iris growing on our property, and this is one of the earlier ones. Not sure of its variety, but it smells sweet and has a lovely form to it!
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1250, f/3.5, 1/2000″ exposure.