Skies are cloudy early on this Tuesday morning and there are some showers in the area and some snow in the higher elevations well inland, Highland Lakes reported 1/2″ of snow. Temperatures range from the upper 30s in Clifton down to the low 30s further inland, winds are light from the southeast.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR MARCH 17TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 49 AVERAGE LOW: 32
RECORD HIGH: 71 – 1990 RECORD LOW: 17 – 1994
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 45 LOW: 29 PRECIPITATION: NONE
A weak disturbance will cause some light showers this morning but we should have some sunshine by later this afternoon, high temperatures will be milder than yesterday reaching the mid-upper 50s.
Wednesday will be a nice day with plenty of sunshine and continued milder than normal temperatures.
A warm front will cause rain Wednesday night into Thursday morning.
Friday will be unseasonably warm with highs well up into the 70s, however a cold front will cause more showers mainly Friday afternoon.
Dry and much cooler weather for the weekend!
TODAY – MAR 17 – Cloudy this morning with a chance of showers, clearing by late in the day, high in the mid 50s.
TONIGHT – Mostly clear, low in the mid 30s.
WEDNESDAY – MAR 18 – Sunny, high in the mid 50s, chance of rain in the evening.
THURSDAY – MAR 19 – Cloudy with rain mainly in the morning, high in the mid 50s.
FRIDAY – MAR 20 – Cloudy and unseasonably warm with showers likely, high in the mid 70s.
SATURDAY – MAR 21 – Partly sunny and much cooler, high near 50.
SUNDAY – MAR 22 – Sunny, high in the mid 40s.
MONDAY – MAR 23 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory will be in effect from noon today until midnight for high seas. Winds will be light and variable with seas building to 4-6 feet.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected on Wednesday; small craft advisories likely Thursday into Friday; mainly sub-advisory levels for Saturday and Sunday but some advisory gusts possible Saturday afternoon.
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!