Monday, July 3, 2017
This morning in Huntington at 7:30AM it’s currently 63, degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 97%, dewpoint 63, barometric pressure 29.90” and rising. We picked up 0.04” of rain overnight. Yesterday’s high was 81, and the overnight low was 57.
High pressure will dominate our weather through the middle of the week delivering pleasant weather into Thursday when low pressure over the Great Lakes makes its way in our direction with more rain.
We’ll see partly sunny skies today with highs in the mid 70s and west winds 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Lows will be in the mid 50s with northwest winds around 10 mph until midnight, becoming light and variable.
Tuesday—the Fourth—should be partly sunny with highs in the lower 70s and northwest winds around 10 mph. Tuesday night should be clear with lows in the mid 50s and northwest winds around 10 mph.
Wednesday’s looking sunny with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Wednesday night should be mostly clear with lows in the upper 50s.
Last year on this date we had a high of 79 and a low of 47.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 80 and lows of 60.
The record high was 100°F in 1911.
The record low was 40°F in 1978.
Sunrise: 5:13 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:39 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 16h 38m
Length of Day: 15h 26m
Tomorrow will be 0m55s shorter.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 9.3 days old with 73% illumination.
Moonrise: 3:38 PM EDT
Moonset: 1:52 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Yesterday was a busy day for pollinators as the rain finally stopped and the sun emerged. I came across this Ctenucha moth visiting the astilbes in our ornamental garden.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1250, f/18, 1/125″ exposure.