Saturday, June 10, 2017
This morning in Huntington at 7:20AM it’s currently 55 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 55, barometric pressure 29.91” and rising slowly. We picked up 0.04” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 74, and the overnight low was 48.
A weak shortwave trough aloft will swing through the region today sparking a few showers and an isolated thunderstorm or two. Otherwise mainly dry weather and warming temperatures are expected into Monday. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected by Monday afternoon into Monday night as a cold front drops through the area.
We’ll see mostly cloudy skies this morning, then partly sunny skies with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 70s with light and variable winds, becoming southwesterlt around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain is 20%. Tonight should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 60s and south winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday should be sunny with highs in the mid 80s and southwest winds 10 to 15 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 60s and west winds 15 to 20 mph.
Monday’s looking partly sunny with a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be in the upper 80s with southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Monday night should be partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers. Lows will in the mid 60s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 66 and a low of 45.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 75 and lows of 54.
The record high was 93°F in 1974.
The record low was 34°F in 1912.
Sunrise: 5:07 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:35 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 40m
Length of Day: 15h 27m
Tomorrow will be 0m43s longer.
The Moon is waning gibbous, 15.4 days old with 99% illumination.
Moonrise: 9:23 PM EDT
Moonset: 6:12 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Pagoda dogwood is flowering now. I shot this particular tree along Fargo Brook two days ago and the flowers have opened up now. These shade loving trees add a splash of white to the understory of the woods.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro, ISO 1250, f/5, 1/100″ exposure.