Friday, October 20, 2017
This morning in Huntington at 8:20AM it’s currently 39 degrees under clear skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 96%, dewpoint 38, barometric pressure 30.08” and rising rapidly. Yesterday’s high was 70, and the overnight low was 37.
High pressure building in this morning will deliver continued dry conditions through the weekend with above normal temperatures across the region. The next chance for widespread rainfall will arrive Tuesday of next week as slow moving low pressure moves into the northeast.
We’ll see sunny skies today with highs around 62F and NW winds at 10 to 15 mph. Tonight should be clear with lows around 47F and light and variable winds.
Saturday should be mostly sunny with highs around 71F and light and variable winds. Saturday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 51F and light and variable winds.
Sunday’s looking mostly cloudy with highs around 73F and south winds at 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night should be partly cloudy with lows around 53F and south winds at 5 to 10 mph.
Last year on this date we had a high of 59 and a low of 38.
Burlington averages for this date are highs of 56 and lows of 38.
The record high was 78°F in 1963.
The record low was 15°F in 1972.
Length of Visible Light: 11h 45m
Length of Day: 10h 46m
Tomorrow will be 2 minutes 54 seconds shorter
The Moon is barey a waxing crescent, 0.5 days old with 0.3% illumination.
About Today’s Photo:
These four Taft heifers seem fairly oblivious of the fine fall foliage above them as they graze along Shaker Mountain Road.
Panasonic GX8, Lumix 14-140mm lens @ 46mm, ISO 800, f/13, 1/100″ exposure.