FRIDAY DECEMBER 15, 2017 5:56 A.M.
Skies are partly cloudy early on this Friday morning and it is quite cold with temperatures ranging from the upper teens in the Clifton area down to the single digits further inland, the lowest reading at this time is a frigid 2 degrees at Walpack, winds are mainly calm.
Today will start off partly sunny but remain very cold, as a weak low pressure develops our area will likely see light snow develop around 4 pm, and end around 8 p.m, accumulations should be around an inch but even with these low amounts it could still affect this evening’s commute.
Weak high pressure will be with us this weekend, temperatures will moderate to near normal. A weak warm front may cause some precipitation late Sunday night into early Monday, with light snow changing to rain.
Milder Monday and Tuesday with mainly dry conditions, high on Tuesday may actually reach the 50 degree mark.
Dry weather with near seasonable temperatures Wednesday and Thursday.
TODAY – DEC 15 – Increasing cloudiness with light snow likely after 4 p.m., high only in the upper 20s.
TONIGHT – Snow likely mainly before 8 p.m., gradual clearing late at night, low in the mid 20s.
SATURDAY – DEC 16 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 30s.
SUNDAY – DEC 17 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 30s, chance of rain or snow at night.
MONDAY – DEC 18 – Mostly cloudy and milder, high in the mid 40s.
TUESDAY – DEC 19 – Partly sunny and mild, high in the low 50s.
WEDNESDAY – DEC 20 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 40s.
THURSDAY – DEC 21 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – North wind to 7 knots, seas 1 foot.
OUTLOOK – A gale watch has been posted effective from 1 a.m till 10 a.m Saturday morning; small craft conditions likely Saturday afternoon and evening; no advisories expected Sunday and Monday, with possible small craft conditions on Tuesday.
Have a nice day!