Skies are partly cloudy early on this Monday morning and temperatures range from near 60 in Clifton down to around 50 further inland where there is some patchy fog. Winds are calm or light northeasterly.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR AUGUST 31ST:
AVERAGE HIGH: 80 AVERAGE LOW: 62
RECORD HIGH: 98 – 1973 RECORD LOW: 48 – 1986
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 80 LOW: 63 PRECIPITATION: NONE
High pressure over the area will give us another nice day for the end of meteorological summer with partly sunny skies and continued low humidity. High temperatures will be slightly below normal.
High pressure will be moving off the coast on Tuesday and Wednesday with a warm front slowly approaching our area from the south. Skies will be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers both days with the humidity gradually rising.
The warm front will be north of our area on Thursday and we will have quite warm and humid conditions again with a chance of showers.
Quite warm and humid again on Friday but a cold front will cross the area during the day possibly accompanied by more showers and followed by less humid air by Friday night.
At this point the Labor Day weekend’s weather looks to be very pleasant with seasonably warm temperatures and low humidity.
TODAY – AUG 31 – Partly sunny, high in the upper 70s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight, low in the mid 60s.
TUESDAY – SEP 1 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers, high in the upper 70s.
WEDNESDAY – SEP 2 – Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms, high near 80.
THURSDAY – SEP 3 – Partly sunny, warmer and more humid with a chance of showers, high in the upper 80s.
FRIDAY – SEP 4 – Partly sunny and humid with a chance of showers, high in the upper 80s.
SATURDAY – SEP 5 – Sunny, cooler and less humid, high near 80.
SUNDAY – SEP 6 – Sunny, high near 80.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – East-southeast winds to 10 knots, seas less than 1 foot. Point Pleasant Beach’s ocean temperature is 76 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Tuesday through Friday.
Have a nice day and stay safe and healthy!