Skies are mostly clear early on this Wednesday morning and temperatures range from the mid 20s here in Clifton to the mid teens further inland, these readings are around ten degrees higher than this time yesterday.
Winter began at 5:44 a.m. this morning but today will be a milder day with plenty of sunshine and temperatures reaching the 40s and along with light winds it will be a rather nice day for Christmas shopping.
A weak cold front will cross the area on Thursday with some cloudiness and only a slight chance of a shower.
Dry weather for Friday as high pressure builds into the area.
Another front will give us a good chance of showers on Saturday possibly beginning as a mix inland.
Christmas Day should be pleasant with dry conditions and temperatures continue to be above normal.
Another front may give us showers early next week along with mild temperatures.
TODAY – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 40s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy, low in the low 30s.
THURSDAY – Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of a shower, high in the mid 40s.
FRIDAY – Sunny, high in the mid 40s.
SATURDAY – Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain possibly beginning as a mix of snow, high in the mid 40s.
CHRISTMAS DAY – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
MONDAY – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers, high near 50.
TUESDAY – Partly sunny with a chance of a shower, high near 50.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – West-northwest wind to 12 knots, seas 2 feet.
OUTLOOK – Possible small craft advisory Thursday afternoon and night and again Saturday and Saturday night otherwise no advisories expected through Sunday.