Light rain is falling over much of the area early on this Saturday morning and once again it is mild with temperatures ranging from the mid 40s in Clifton down to 40 further inland, winds are mainly calm.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR JANUARY 4TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 37 AVERAGE LOW: 22
RECORD HIGH: 65 – 2000 RECORD LOW: 1 – 1981
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 46 LOW: 41 PRECIPITATION: .15″
Steady rain this morning will taper off to showers or drizzle this afternoon and tonight, temperatures will be mild with most high above 50 degrees. A low pressure system will be moving off the coast tonight.
Sunday will be a cooler day with a brisk wind, skies should be mostly sunny. A weak disturbance may touch off some snow showers Sunday night mainly further inland.
Monday will again be mostly sunny with temperatures slightly above normal.
Another low pressure system will likely give us rain on Tuesday which may turn briefly to snow before ending Tuesday night, no accumulation is expected.
Wednesday will be a chilly and windy day with a chance of rain or snow showers.
Thursday will be dry with continued seasonably cold temperatures.
Milder weather will again return for Friday through next weekend with a chance of rain.
TODAY – JAN 4 – Cloudy with light rain this morning tapering off to showers or drizzle this afternoon, high in the low 50s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy with a chance of evening showers, becoming breezy after midnight, low in the mid 30s.
SUNDAY – JAN 5 – Mostly sunny, breezy and cooler, high in the low 40s.
MONDAY – JAN 6 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
TUESDAY – JAN 7 – Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy with rain likely in the afternoon, high in the low 40s, snow showers possible at night.
WEDNESDAY – JAN 8 – Partly sunny and windy with a chance of rain or snow showers, high near 40.
THURSDAY – JAN 9 – Sunny, high in the upper 30s.
FRIDAY – JAN 10 – Partly sunny with a chance of rain showers, milder with highs in the low 50s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – South-southwest winds to 6 knots, seas 1 foot.
OUTLOOK: A gale warning has been posted effective between midnight tonight until 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon; small craft advisories likely Sunday night through Monday morning; no advisories expected Monday afternoon through Tuesday; advisories expected Wednesday with some gale force gusts.
Have a nice weekend!