Skies across the area are partly cloudy early on this Friday morning and temperatures range from the upper 60s in Clifton down to around 60 further inland, winds are mainly calm.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR AUGUST 16TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 83 AVERAGE LOW: 65
RECORD HIGH: 94 – 1997 RECORD LOW: 55 – 1994
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 87 LOW: 68 PRECIPITATION: NONE
High pressure over New England will give us a partly sunny day. It will be a little cooler today with an onshore wind but the humidity will gradually rise by late in the day and evening.
Warmer and more humid over the weekend with a low chance of an afternoon and evening shower and thunderstorm.
Monday will be hot along with high humidity as temperatures rise into the 90s, and with dew points in the 70s it will feel quite uncomfortable.
A slow moving cold front will cause some showers and thunderstorms from Tuesday afternoon into Thursday morning, it will remain quite warm and humid.
Cooler and less humid late next week as high pressure builds into the area.
TODAY – AUG 16 – Partly sunny, high near 80.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy and humid, low in the upper 60s.
SATURDAY – AUG 17 – Partly sunny and humid with a chance of an afternoon or evening shower and thunderstorm, high in the mid 80s.
SUNDAY – AUG 18 – Partly sunny and humid with a chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms, high near 90.
MONDAY – AUG 19 – Mostly sunny, hot and humid, high in the low 90s.
TUESDAY – AUG 20 – Partly sunny, hot and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, high in the low 90s.
WEDNESDAY – AUG 21 – Mostly cloudy and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms, high in the upper 80s.
THURSDAY – AUG 22 – Partly sunny chance of a shower in the morning, becoming less humid by the afternoon, high in the mid 80s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – Easterly winds to 9 knots, seas 2 feet. Point Pleasant Beach ocean temperature is 70 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Saturday through Tuesday.
Have a nice day!