Skies are mostly clear early on this Tuesday morning and it is quite warm with temperatures ranging from the upper 70s in Clifton down to the mid 60s further inland. Winds are calm or light southwesterly and the humidity is high with dew points in the low 70s.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR JULY 28TH.
AVERAGE HIGH: 86 AVERAGE LOW: 67
RECORD HIGH: 95 – 2016 RECORD LOW: 57 – 2001
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 96 LOW: 72 PRECIPITATION: NONE
Today will be another hot day and it will be more humid than yesterday. A cold front will cross the area this evening with some scattered thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. High temperatures in the mid 90s along with dew points around 70 will cause the heat index to rise to between 100-105 and a heat advisory is in effect.
High pressure will then build into the area tomorrow and dominate our weather into the weekend. Wednesday and Thursday will be hot but less humid. Friday through the weekend will still be quite warm but with lower humidity levels continuing.
Another cold front may set off some showers and thunderstorms Sunday night into Monday.
TODAY – JULY 28 – Mostly sunny, hot and humid with a chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms, some storms may be accompanied by strong gusty winds, high in the mid 90s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening some storms may be accompanied by strong gusty winds, low in the low 70s.
WEDNESDAY – JULY 29 – Mostly sunny and less humid, high in the low 90s.
THURSDAY – JULY 30 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 90s.
FRIDAY – JULY 31 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 80s.
SATURDAY – AUG 1 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 80s.
SUNDAY – AUG 2 – Partly sunny, high in the upper 80s, chance of showers and thunderstorms at night.
MONDAY – AUG 3 – Partly sunny with a chance of showers, high in the upper 80s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – Southwest winds to 10 knots, seas 1 foot. Point Pleasant Beach’s ocean temperature is 79 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Wednesday through Saturday.
Have a nice day and stay cool, safe and healthy!