Rain is falling over most of the area and temperatures are very mild with readings ranging from the mid 50s in Clifton down to some mid 30s well inland, winds are from the south. Temperatures are nearly 50 degrees warmer than this time Monday morning.
A low pressure system will be moving through the area today causing rain that may be heavy at times especially later this morning, temperatures will rise to near 60 degrees this morning but turn colder by sunset with temperatures falling into the 40s. The rain should end by sunset as the cold front with the system moves offshore. Clearing tonight and temperatures should fall to the upper 20s by daybreak tomorrow. Rainfall amounts will average 1 1/2 inches, a flash flood watch is in effect.
Mainly dry weather Friday through Sunday with only a slight chance of snow showers Sunday morning. Temperatures will be near normal on Friday, below normal on Saturday and then a little above normal on Sunday.
Mainly dry weather continuing on Monday with seasonable temperatures.
A weak low pressure system may give us some light rain on Tuesday possible beginning as some light snow in the morning.
Colder weather Wednesday through the end of next week.
TODAY – JAN 24 – Rain heavy at times, windy, highs near 60 this morning will fall to the mid 40s by sunset.
TONIGHT – Partly cloudy and colder, low in the mid 20s.
FRIDAY – JAN 25 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 30s.
SATURDAY – JAN 26 – Mostly sunny, high near 30.
SUNDAY – JAN 27 – Sunny, high in the low 40s.
MONDAY – JAN 28 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 30s.
TUESDAY – JAN 29 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of light rain, possibly beginning as snow in the morning, high in the mid 40s.
WEDNESDAY – JAN 30 – Partly sunny and colder, high in the upper 20s.
MARINE FORECAST: A gale warning is in effect until 1 p.m. this afternoon for southerly winds gusting to 45 knots, seas 9-14 feet.
OUTLOOK – Advisories possible during the day on Friday; no advisories expected Friday night through Monday.
Have a nice day!