Wednesday, July 5, 2017
This morning in Huntington at 7:35AM it’s currently 59 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 98%, dewpoint 58, barometric pressure 30.22” and rising. Yesterday’s high was 78, and the overnight low was 48.
high pressure will remain over the region for one more day delivering dry
and seasonable conditions. Unsettled weather with showers and thunderstorms return for Thursday afternoon into the weekend with some increase in humidity levels.
We’ll see sunny skies today with highs in the upper 70s and light and variable winds. Tonight should be clear with lows in the lower 60s and south winds around 10 mph.
Thursday should be partly sunny with a 30% chance of showers in the morning. Highs will be in the upper 70s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Thursday night should be partly cloudy with lows in the lower 60s and south winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday showers are likely. Highs will be in the upper 70s with south winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain is 60%. Friday night showers are likely. Lows will be in the lower 60s. Chance of rain is 70%.
Last year on this date we had a high of 86 and a low of 54.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 81 and lows of 60.
The record high was 98°F in 1911.
The record low was 44°F in 1962.
Sunrise: 5:14 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:38 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light: 6h 36m
Length of Day: 15h 24m
Tomorrow will be 1m3s shorter.
The Moon is waxing gibbous, 11.3 days old with 87% illumination.
Moonrise: 5:33 PM EDT
Moonset: 2:54 AM EDT
About Today’s Photo:
Black-eyes Susans (Rudbeckia hirta) are blooming in the fields and along the roadways now. This blossom was being diligently worked by a solitary bee.
Nikon D600, Sigma 105mm macro lens, ISO 1250, f/16, 1/250″ exposure.