With clear skies early this morning temperatures have bottomed out in the mid 40s but there are some 30s in the colder valleys. Plenty of sunshine again today and it will be a few degrees warmer with less wind, most temperatures will rise into the 70s.
A weak back door cold front will move to our south on Friday associated with some morning cloudiness, then mostly sunny skies returning in the afternoon with cooler temperatures.
Fantastic weekend weather once again as high pressure will dominate with temperatures near normal ranging from the upper 60s to around 70.
Nice weather to continue into Monday but rain chances increase slightly for Tuesday and Wednesday as a upper level low in the southeast states tries to move northward..
Climate note: April in the Clifton area had temperatures a little above normal but it still was the coolest April since 2007. April was quite dry with only 1.86″ of precipitation making this the driest April since 1985.
The forecast: Today – Sunny, high in the low 70s.
Tonight – Partly cloudy, low in the upper 40s.
Friday – Sunny after some early morning clouds, high in the upper 60s.
Saturday – Sunny, high near 70.
Sunday – Sunny, high near 70.
Monday – Mostly sunny, high near 70.
Tuesday – Partly cloudy, high in the upper 60s.
Wednesday – Mostly cloudy, high near 70.
Marine Forecast: Today – Wind northeast becoming south-southeast around 8 knots, seas 3 feet.
Outlook – Small craft advisory posted for Friday morning then conditions lower below advisory levels on the weekend into early next week.
Enjoy this nice weather day!