Skies across the area are mostly cloudy and temperatures are unseasonably mild with readings ranging from the low 50s in Clifton down to around 40 further inland, winds are from the southwest.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR JANUARY 11TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 36 AVERAGE LOW: 22
RECORD HIGH: 64 – 1975 RECORD LOW: 1 – 1982
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 53 LOW: 29 PRECIPITATION: NONE
A southwest flow of unseasonably mild air will be with us today as a strong high off the coast dominates. Despite mostly cloudy conditions temperatures will rise into the 60s, no rain is expected.
A front will cross the area Sunday morning with a chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, the showers are most likely between 3-8 a.m. Sunday will continue to be unseasonably warm with record highs again possible. A stronger cold front will cross the area late Sunday afternoon bringing in cooler weather Sunday night.
Monday will be cooler but still with above normal temperatures.
There will be a chance of showers Tuesday through Thursday, temperatures will continue to be above normal.
Colder weather is expected Friday through at least next weekend but at this time no winter storms are in sight.
TODAY – JAN 11 – Mostly cloudy and unseasonably mild, high in the mid 60s.
TONIGHT – Cloudy and unseasonably mild with showers likely after 3 a.m with possible a thunderstorm, low in the upper 50s.
SUNDAY – JAN 12 – Cloudy and unseasonably mild, showers likely with possibly a thunderstorm before 8 a.m., gradual clearing in the afternoon, high in the upper 60s.
MONDAY – JAN 13 – Partly sunny and not as mild, high in the upper 40s.
TUESDAY – JAN 14 – Partly sunny with a chance of showers, high in the upper 40s.
WEDNESDAY – JAN 15 – Partly sunny with a chance of showers, high in the mid 50s.
THURSDAY – JAN 16 – Partly sunny and becoming windy with a chance of showers, high in the upper 40s.
FRIDAY – JAN 17 – Sunny and colder, high in the upper 30s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. this evening and a gale warning has been issued valid between 6 p.m. this evening until noon on Sunday for southwest winds gusting to 35 knots, seas building to 6 – 11 feet.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Sunday night through Wednesday.
Enjoy the spring like weather this weekend!
Kudos for bringing in the great weekend weather !!
Will make it easy to take down the Christmas lights – always a sad day for me…
have a great weekend guys !!
Allan Kazimir Post author
A little windy today but still mild. I saw the station at Poughkeepsie never had overnight low this warm in January or for that matter even February. Today we are going to the PAC at Morristown for a show featuring John Denver’s music. Have a great weekend.