FRIDAY MARCH 3, 2017 5:55 A.M.
Skies are mostly clear early on this Friday morning and temperatures are colder than the last few mornings ranging from the upper 20s in the Clifton area to the low 20s further inland, these readings are actually near normal for early March, winds are lighter than yesterday but still a little brisk out of the west.
Today will start off sunny but a weak disturbance will give us a chance of snow flurries mainly falling later this afternoon till the early evening, temperatures will be seasonably cold.
The weather for the weekend will be quite cold with well below normal temperatures as an Arctic high pressure moves into the area, overnight temperatures tonight will fall into the teens and it will be windy that will make it feel much colder, temperatures during the day Saturday will generally stay below freezing. Even colder Saturday night with low temperatures falling to near ten degrees by Sunday morning. Temperatures will moderate Sunday afternoon.
As has been the case most of this winter the cold air will not last long as it will become much milder again Monday through Wednesday, there will be a chance of showers Monday night through Tuesday.
TODAY – MAR 3 – Increasing clouds with a chance of snow showers after 5 p.m. high near 40.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy with snow showers likely before 7 p.m. then gradual clearing and becoming windy, low in the upper teens.
SATURDAY – MAR 4 – Mostly sunny, windy and quite cold, high only around 30.
SUNDAY – MAR 5 – Sunny, high near 40.
MONDAY – MAR 6 – Partly sunny, high near 50, chance of light rain at night.
TUESDAY – MAR 7 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of light rain showers, milder with highs in the low 60s.
WEDNESDAY – MAR 8 – Mostly sunny, high near 60.
THURSDAY – MAR 9 – Mostly sunny, high near 50.
MARINE FORECAST – TODAY – West-northwest winds gusting to 17 knots, seas 2 feet.
OUTLOOK – A gale warning has been issued from 6 p.m this evening till 6 p.m. Saturday evening; no advisories expected Sunday and Monday with possible advisories on Tuesday.
Have a nice day!