MONDAY. SEPTEMBER 4, 2017. 7:23 A.M.
We have mostly fair skies early on this Labor Day and temperatures range from the upper 50s in the Clifton area down to the upper 40s further inland where there may be some pockets of fog, winds are light.
Today will be a nice summer like day with plenty of sunshine and seasonably warm temperatures as high pressure over Tennessee gives us a southwest flow of air. Tonight will be mostly clear with quite mild temperatures.
Tomorrow the high pressure will move off the coast, it will be a warm day with an increase in humidity, there will be an increase in clouds with a chance of showers late in the afternoon as a cold front approaches the area.
Showers and possibly some strong thunderstorms Tuesday night with showers likely Wednesday into Thursday with cooler temperatures.
Friday through the weekend should be dry with cooler than average temperatures.
TODAY SEP 4 – Sunny, high in the low 80s.
TONIGHT – Mostly clear, low in the upper 60s.
TUESDAY SEP 5 – Mostly sunny and humid, high in the upper 80s, chance of showers after 3 pm, becoming likely at night with possible thunderstorms.
WEDNESDAY SEP 6 – Cloudy with showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, high in the mid 70s.
THURSDAY SEP 7 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers, high in the low 70s.
FRIDAY SEP 8 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 70 70s.
SATURDAY SEP 9 – Sunny, high in the low 70s.
SUNDAY SEP 10 – Sunny, high in the low 70s.
MARINE FORECAST – TODAY – South to southwest wind to 14 knots, seas 2 feet. Belmar’s ocean temperature is 72 degrees.
OUTLOOK – Small craft conditions tonight into the day on Wednesday, no advisories expected Wednesday night through Friday.
TROPICS: Hurricane Irma is in the open Atlantic heading westerly, top winds are 115 mph, Irma is forecasted to intensify and be just north of Cuba on Saturday, too early to tell if and how the storm will affect us next week.
Have a wonderful Labor Day!