Monday, November 5, 2018
This morning in Huntington at 7:00AM it’s currently 38 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are out of the south at 3-5 mph. Relative humidity is 77%, dewpoint 31, barometric pressure 30.46” and falling slowly. Yesterday’s high was 41, and the overnight low was 27.
A warm front will lift through the region today and tonight as high pressure moves off to the northeast. The front will bring warmer air north along with increased clouds and chances for showers on Monday into early Tuesday. Another system will bring more widespread rain Tuesday and Tuesday evening. Precipitation should wind down Wednesday through the rest of the week.
We’ll see a 40% chance of showers this afternoon. It’ll become cloudy with a high near 44 and southeast wind 13 to 15 mph gusting 28 mph. Tonight showers are likely. It’ll be cloudy with a low around 40 and south winds 7 to 10 mph gusting to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday showers are likely. Highs will be around 53 with southeast winds 8 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90% with rainfall amounts of 1/2″ to 3/4″ possible. Tuesday night showers are likely. It’ll be cloudy with a low around 43 and southwest winds 15 to 17 mph gusting 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70% with precipitation amounts between 1/0″ and 1/4″ possible.
Wednesday’s looking mostly cloudy with a high near 49 and southwest winds 15 to 17 mph gusting to 33 mph. Wednesday night should be mostly cloudy with a low around 36 and west wind around 11 mph.
Last year on this date we had a high of 59 and a low of 34. We picked up 0.01″ of rain.
Burlington averages for this date are a low of 34 and a high of 50.
The record low was 18 in 1965.
The record high was 70 in 2015 (we had a high of 72).
Length of day: 10:01:42
Today will be 2:37 shorter than yesterday.
The Moon is a waining crescent, 27 days old with 6% illumination.
About Today’s Photo:
I was up helping to clear trails at Camel’s Hump Nordic yesterday morning. We climbed to the saddle between Bald Hill and Crow Hill at 2300′. There was a good 1.5″ of snow on the ground up there. The carpets of club mosses sported a lovely layer with little hats on top!
Panasonic GM5, Lumix 12-32mm lens @ 32mm, ISO 800, f/8, 1/5000″ exposure.