Skies are partly cloudy early on this Thursday morning and it is unseasonably mild with temperatures ranging from the mid 50s here in Clifton to around 50 further inland, we have brisk winds out of the southwest.
The storm that produced severe weather in the south and along the east coast with blizzard conditions in parts of the midwest has moved to the eastern Great Lakes. Here we had a storm total of 2.31 inches of rain along with the first February thunderstorm in 15 years. Today we will have variable cloudiness along with a chance of a light shower, winds will be gusty and temperatures will fall from the present readings to the 40s by later this afternoon.
Much colder and windy on Friday with most highs staying in the upper 30s despite plenty of sunshine.
After a cold morning on Saturday with some readings in the teens it will become a little milder in the afternoon along with less wind.
Mild temperatures return for Sunday and last into the midweek period, we will be mainly dry but there may be some showers on Wednesday.
Looking further ahead it looks like another storm that will give us some more rain next Thursday and Friday.
TODAY – Mostly cloudy and windy with a chance of a shower, morning highs in the mid 50s will drop to the 40s by this afternoon.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy, low around 30.
FRIDAY – Mostly sunny, windy and cold, high in the upper 30s.
SATURDAY – Sunny, high in the low 40s.
SUNDAY – Mostly sunny and milder, high in the mid 50s.
MONDAY – Partly sunny, high in the mid 50s.
TUESDAY – Mostly sunny, high near 50.
WEDNESDAY – Partly sunny with a chance of showers, high in the low 50s.
MARINE FORECAST: Gale warning in effect till 6 a.m. on Friday for westerly winds gusting to 40 knots, seas 8-13 feet.
OUTLOOK – Advisories likely to continue on Friday with mainly below advisory level conditions over the weekend, possible advisory level winds on seas Sunday night into Monday.
Have a good day!