A strong arctic cold front has moved to our east early this morning, temperatures that were in the upper 40s at 4AM have dropped sharply to the mid 30s at 6AM. Light rain showers have changed to snow showers and we may have a little coating on colder surfaces especially inland. Winds have picked up out of the northwest gusting to 20MPH.
Clearing later today but temperatures will only rise to around 40 degrees.
Tonight we will have the coldest readings of the season so far with mid 20s in the Clifton area dropping to the teens inland.
Wednesday will remain cold but with diminishing winds.
The cold air will not be with us too long as temperatures moderate on Thursday and mild conditions should last through early next week. The next chance of precipitation will be in the form of rain later Sunday into Monday.
The forecast: Today – Snow showers this morning with little or no accumulation, clearing later this afternoon, breezy with a high near 40.
Tonight – Clear and cold, low in the mid 20s.
Wednesday – Sunny, high in the low 40s.
Thursday – Sunny, high near 50.
Friday – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 50s.
Saturday – Partly sunny, high in the upper 50s.
Sunday – Partly sunny with a chance of late day and evening showers, high in the upper 50s.
Monday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers, high in the low 60s.
Marine Forecast: Small Craft advisory issued through Wednesday afternoon for north-northwest winds gusting to 30 knots, seas 3-4 feet.
Outlook – Sub advisory level conditions expected Thursday through the weekend.
Keep warm and have a good day!