Skies are clear early on this Monday morning and temperatures are chilly ranging from near 30 in Clifton down to the upper teens further inland, winds are from the northeast.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR MARCH 16TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 48 AVERAGE LOW: 32
RECORD HIGH: 79 – 1990 RECORD LOW: 12 – 1992
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 54 LOW: 40 PRECIPITATION: NONE
A strong high pressure over Quebec will give us a dry day today and with a southeast flow off the ocean will give us below normal temperatures which has not happened much this month, highs will be in the 40s. The day will start off clear but we should see an increase in clouds this afternoon.
A weak frontal system will give us a chance of light rain on Tuesday that may be mixed with snow across northwest New Jersey in the morning. Temperatures will rebound with highs in the 50s.
High pressure will give our area a nice day on Wednesday with plenty of sunshine and seasonably mild temperatures.
Showers are likely Thursday and Friday as a warm front moves through on Thursday followed by a cold front late Friday. Temperatures will be seasonably mild on Thursday then become quite warm on Friday.
At this point the upcoming weekend looks dry with cooler temperatures.
TODAY – MAR 16 – Increasing clouds and cool, high in the mid 40s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight, low in the upper 30s.
TUESDAY – MAR 17 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers mainly before 3 p.m., high in the mid 50s.
WEDNESDAY – MAR 18 – Sunny, high in the mid 50s.
THURSDAY – MAR 19 – Mostly cloudy with showers likely, high in the upper 50s.
FRIDAY – MAR 20 – Mostly cloudy with showers likely, high in the low 70s.
SATURDAY – MAR 21 – Partly sunny, high in the mid 50s.
SUNDAY – MAR 22 – Sunny, high in the upper 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – East-northeast winds to 15 knots, seas 1 foot or less.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Tuesday and Wednesday; advisories likely Thursday and Friday.
Try to have a nice day!