Good morning! Skies have become mostly cloudy early this morning and temperatures are milder than the last few morning with readings ranging from the low 40s in Clifton to the low 30s further inland, winds are light.
A warm front will be moving through the area this afternoon giving our area mostly cloudy skies with a low chance of a shower, southwest winds behind the front will become gusty this afternoon, temperatures however will become mild with highs reaching the 60s.
Quite warm on Friday with high temperatures approaching the 80 degree mark, southwest winds will continue to be gusty.
Some questions on how warm it will get on Saturday as a backdoor cold front approaches the area, the GFS model has the front stay north of us with highs in the upper 70s while the NAM model has the front come through in the afternoon with highs only in the low 60s.
Sunday will be much cooler with rain developing in the afternoon and continuing into Monday as a strong low moves into the area, the rain may be heavy at times with 1-2 inches expected.
Tuesday will be cool and mainly dry.
A weak warm front will approach the area on Wednesday with a shower possible and continued cool temperatures.
TODAY – APR 12 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of a light shower, becoming windy, highs in the mid 60s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy, low in the low 50s.
FRIDAY – APR 13 – Cloudy early then becoming mostly sunny, breezy and warm, high near 80.
SATURDAY – APR 14 – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 70s, chance of light rain at night.
SUNDAY – APR 15 – Cloudy with a chance of light rain in the morning then rain likely in the afternoon, much cooler with highs only in the mid 50s.
MONDAY – APR 16 – Rain, possibly heavy at times, high in the upper 50s.
TUESDAY – APR 17 – Partly sunny, high in the low 50s.
WEDNESDAY – APR 18 – Partly sunny with a chance of a shower, high in the upper 50s.
MARINE FORECAST – A gale warning is posted effective from 5 p.m this afternoon through 2 a.m. Friday morning for southwest winds gusting to 35 knots, seas 5-8 feet.
OUTLOOK – Small craft conditions are expected to continue Friday through Saturday night; no advisories expected during the day on Sunday; small craft conditions again expected Sunday night with gales possible on Monday.
Have a good day!