Skies are cloudy early on this Monday morning and there is some light snow or flurries falling mainly across the central and southern parts of New Jersey, temperatures range from the mid to upper 20s throughout the region.
Today will be a cloudy day with light winds, high temperatures will be similar to yesterday with readings in the upper 30s.
A low pressure system will be moving into our area tonight with snow developing mainly after 1 a.m. and continuing until mid morning when the precipitation is expected to mix with sleet and freezing rain, then change to plain rain late in the day on Tuesday and continue into the night. Total snow accumulation should range from 3-5 inches with somewhat higher amounts inland.
We dry out on Wednesday and temperatures will be seasonably mild but it will be windy.
Dry and mild weather should continue on Thursday with lighter winds.
Another storm system will affect our area mainly from Friday afternoon into Saturday but this should be in the form of just plain rain. Rainfall amounts of 1-2 inches are expected that may cause some flooding.
Clearing windy and seasonably cold weather is expected on Sunday.
TODAY – FEB 11 – Cloudy, high in the upper 30s.
TONIGHT – Cloudy with snow developing mainly after 1 a.m., low in the mid 20s.
TUESDAY – FEB 12 – Snow, mixing with sleet and freezing rain by late morning and to all rain by late in the afternoon and continuing at night, high in the mid 30s. Snowfall amounts of 3-5 inches possible.
WEDNESDAY – FEB 13 – Partly sunny and windy, high in the low 40s.
THURSDAY – FEB 14 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
FRIDAY – FEB 15 – Mostly cloudy with rain likely developing by the afternoon, high in the low 50s.
SATURDAY – FEB 16 – Mostly cloudy with rain likely mainly in the morning, high in the upper 40s.
SUNDAY – FEB 17 – Mostly sunny, windy and colder, high in the upper 30s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – East-northeast winds to 10 knots, seas 1 foot.
OUTLOOK – A gale watch has been posted effective from 6 a.m. Tuesday morning until 6 p.m. Tuesday evening; gales possible on Wednesday; no advisories expected on Thursday; small craft advisories may be needed on Friday.
Have a good day!