Skies are mostly cloudy to cloudy early on this Thursday morning and temperatures range from near 70 in Clifton to the upper 50s further inland, winds are mainly calm and the humidity is still high with dew points in the upper 60s.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR AUGUST 15TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 83 AVERAGE LOW: 65
RECORD HIGH: 96 – 1988 RECORD LOW: 54 – 2014
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 82 LOW 70 PRECIPITATION: TRACE
Today will be a partly sunny day and it will become a little less humid as weak high pressure builds from the north.
More clouds on Friday and an onshore wind will cause high temperatures to be a bit below normal but the humidity will start to rise.
Humid and gradually becoming warmer over the weekend, the best chance of showers and thunderstorms will be on Saturday, but most of the area will be rainfree.
Very warm to hot weather Monday and Tuesday as a southwest flow develops around the Bermuda high offshore, it also will be humid with dew points in the low 70s.
A weak cold front will give us a chance of showers and thunderstorms late Tuesday into Wednesday.
TODAY – AUG 15 – Partly sunny, high in the low 80s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy, low in the upper 60s.
FRIDAY – AUG 16 – Mostly cloudy and becoming more humid, high near 80.
SATURDAY – AUG 17 – Partly sunny and humid with a chance of mainly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms, high in the mid 80s.
SUNDAY – AUG 18 – Partly sunny and humid, high near 90.
MONDAY – AUG 19 – Mostly sunny, hot and humid, high in the low 90s.
TUESDAY – AUG 20 – Partly sunny and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms, high near 90.
WEDNESDAY – AUG 21 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorm, high in the mid 80s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – East-northeast winds to 9 knots, seas 2-3 feet. Point Pleasant Beach ocean temperature is 70 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Friday through Monday.
Have a nice day!