Skies have become cloudy early on this Saturday morning and temperatures range from the low 50s in the Clifton area to the low 40s further inland, winds are nearly calm.
Today we will have considerable cloudiness as a cold front approaches the area and some high clouds filter north from Hurricane Matthew. Some rain will develop this afternoon and continue into Sunday morning as some moisture from Matthew moves up along the coast ahead of the cold front.
We should see some clearing Sunday afternoon and it will become breezy and cooler.
Mainly dry next week with seasonably cool temperatures.
TODAY – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers mainly after 4 p.m. high around 70.
TONIGHT – Cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening and showers likely after midnight, low in the mid 50s.
SUNDAY – Cloudy with showers likely mainly before 8 a.m. then becoming partly sunny, breezy and cooler, high in the low 60s.
COLUMBUS DAY – Sunny, high in the mid 60s.
TUESDAY – Sunny, high in the mid 60s.
WEDNESDAY – Partly sunny, high in the upper 60s.
THURSDAY – Mostly sunny, high in the low 70s.
FRIDAY – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 60s.
MARINE FORECAST: Small craft advisories in effect from 8 a.m this morning till 6 a.m. on Sunday, winds east-northeast gusting to 25 knots by this evening, seas 3-5 feet building to 5-7 feet by tonight.
OUTLOOK – Gale warnings from 6 a.m. till 8 p.m. on Sunday. Small craft advisories expected Monday through Wednesday.
TROPICS: Hurricane Matthew is just off the South Carolina coast and will move along the coast reaching the Wilmington, North Carolina area and then move out to seas, expect torrential rain, high winds and dangerous storm surge in those areas, the storm will then move offshore and weaken. Some of the moisture from the storm may affect the New Jersey coastal areas early Sunday.
Have a good day!