Skies across the area are cloudy early on this Friday morning and temperatures are mild with readings ranging from the low 40s in Clifton down to the mid 30s further inland, these temperatures are nearly 20 degrees warmer than normal for this time of day in late December.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR DECEMBER 27TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 39 AVERAGE LOW: 22
RECORD HIGH: 61 – 1973 RECORD LOW: 0 – 1989
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 41 LOW: 32 PRECIPITATION: NONE
Today we will have cloudy skies but temperatures will be mild with readings in the 50s, a weak cold front will cross the area tonight but should come through dry with the only precipitation well north and west of our area.
Saturday will be quite a nice day for late December with mostly sunny skies and continued mild temperatures as high pressure builds into our area.
A low pressure system will give us rain from late Sunday afternoon through Monday night, the rain may be heavy at times especially Sunday night into Monday morning, rainfall amounts of 1 1/2 to 2 inches are likely, temperatures will continue to be mild.
Dry weather then is expected Tuesday through Thursday with slightly above normal temperatures.
TODAY – DEC 27 – Cloudy, high in the low 50s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy, low in the mid 30s.
SATURDAY – DEC 28 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 50s.
SUNDAY – DEC 29 – Increasing clouds with rain developing in the afternoon, high in the upper 40s.
MONDAY – DEC 30 – Rain, high near 50.
TUESDAY – DEC 31 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
NEW YEAR’S DAY – JAN 1 – Sunny, high in the mid 40s.
THURSDAY – JAN 2 – Partly sunny, high in the mid 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – South-southwest wind to 8 knots, seas 1 foot.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Saturday through Sunday morning; advisories probable for Sunday afternoon through Monday night; no advisories expected for Tuesday.
Have a nice day!