Skies are mostly cloudy early on this Saturday morning and once again it is warm and humid with temperatures mainly around 70 degrees, winds are mainly calm.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR JULY 11.
AVERAGE HIGH: 85 AVERAGE LOW: 65
RECORD HIGH: 99 – 1988 RECORD LOW: 55 – 2002
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 76 LOW: 72 PRECIPITATION: 3.27″
Tropical storm Fay has moved north of our area up the Hudson Valley after dumping 3.27″ of rain in Clifton.
Today will be a partly sunny and quite warm day with very high humidity with dew points in the mid 70s. Showers and thunderstorms are likely to develop later this afternoon and continue into this evening. Rain may again be heavy at times which may cause additional flooding in some areas.
Sunday will be a dry day and will be hot, but the humidity will be lower than today with dew points in the mid 60s.
A front will give our area a good chance of showers and thunderstorms on Monday.
The rest of next week looks mainly dry and very warm, the humidity will be moderate Tuesday and Wednesday but increase later in the week.
TODAY – JULY 11 – Partly sunny with showers and thunderstorms likely this afternoon, some storms may be accompanied by heavy rain and gusty winds, very humid, highs in the upper 80s.
TONIGHT – Chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening then partly cloudy after midnight, low in the upper 60s.
SUNDAY – JULY 12 – Sunny and less humid in the afternoon, high in the low 90s.
MONDAY – JULY 13 – Partly sunny and humid with a chance of afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms, high in the upper 80s.
TUESDAY – JULY 14 – Sunny, high in the upper 80s.
WEDNESDAY – JULY 15 – Sunny, high near 90.
THURSDAY – JULY 16 – Mostly sunny, high near 90.
FRIDAY – JULY 17 – Partly sunny, high in the low 90s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. this evening for southerly winds to 30 knots, seas 4-7 feet. Point Pleasant Beach’s ocean temperature is a very high 77 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Sunday through Wednesday.
Have a nice and safe weekend!