We have cloudy skies early this morning, there have been some sprinkles falling and temperatures are about 25 degrees higher than this time yesterday, mainly in the low 40s.
We will have gradual clearing today and temperatures will reach the 50s.
A cold front will be crossing the area later in the day bringing back colder weather for Sunday with highs about 15 degrees colder than they will be today.
Most of the computer models have shifted south for the potential snow on St. Patricks Day so the risk of significant snow is lower although we may pick up an inch or two in Northern New Jersey with a little more across the southern part of the state. Temperatures on Monday will be well below normal.
Clearing on Tuesday but still rather chilly for this time of year.
Temperatures recover to near normal Wednesday through Friday, there is a chance of some rain showers on Wednesday and again on Thursday.
The forecast: Today – Cloudy this morning then gradual clearing, high in the mid 50s.
Tonight – Mostly clear and colder, low in the upper 20s.
Sunday – Partly sunny, high only in the upper 30s, chance of light snow after 9pm.
Monday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of light snow, high in the low 30s.
Tuesday – Mostly sunny, high in the low 40s.
Wednesday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers, high in the upper 40s.
Thursday – Partly sunny, high in the low 50s.
Friday – Mostly sunny, high near 50.
Marine forecast: Small craft advisory in effect through this evening for southwest winds to 27 knots, seas 5-6 feet.
Outlook – Gales possible Sunday night into Monday, small craft advisories likely Monday night into Tuesday morning.
Have a good day!