Sunday, November 4, 2018
This morning in Huntington at 7:05AM Eastern Standard Time, it’s currently 35 degrees under mostly cloudy skies. Winds are out of the south at 0-4 mph. Relative humidity is 79%, dewpoint 29, barometric pressure 30.46” and rising rapidly. We picked up 0.98” of rain in the past 24hrs. Yesterday’s high was 48, and the overnight low was 35.
We’ve got a dry and partly sunny day on tap today courtesy of high pressure currently building into the region. A warming trend will begin Monday out ahead of a pair of low pressure systems that will bring periods of rain towards the middle and end of the week.
We’ll see sunny skies today with a high near 40 and west winds 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Tonight should be partly cloudy with a low around 30 and southeast winds 3 to 8 mph.
Monday should bring a 50% chance of showers in the afternoon. It’ll be partly sunny with a high near 45 and southeast winds 10 to 13 mph. Monday night showers are likely. It’ll be cloudy with a low around 39 and southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday showers are likely. Highs will be near 54 with southeast winds 6 to 15 mph gusting to 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80% with precipitation amounts between 1/4″ to 1/2″ possible. Tuesday night showers are likely. It’ll be mostly cloudy with a low around 45 and southwest winds 13 to 16 mph gusting to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70% with precipitation amounts between 1/10″ 1/4″ possible.
Last year on this date we had a high of 45 and a low of 34. We picked up 0.26″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are a low of 34 and a high of 50.
The record low was 20 in 2013 (we had a low of 15).
The record high was 73 in 1982.
Sunrise: 6:33AM EST
Sunset: 4:37PM EST
Length of day: 10:04:20
Today will be 2:39 shorter than yesterday.
The Moon is a waning crescent, 26 days old with 13% illumination.
About Today’s Photo:
This bunch of rain soaked wild grapes caught my eye at the top of our driveway the other day. There’s something sculptural about the arrangement that I like.
Panasonic GX8, Olympus 60mm macro lens, ISO 800, f/7.1m 1/80″ exposure.