Skies are mostly clear early on this Monday morning and temperatures are warm with readings ranging from the low 70s in Clifton down to the mid 60s further inland, winds are mainly calm and the humidity is high.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR AUGUST 24TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 82 AVERAGE LOW 63
RECORD HIGH: 90 – 1998 RECORD LOW: 47 – 1987
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 90 LOW: 69 PRECIPITATION: NONE
A southwest flow of hot and humid air will continue today and on Tuesday. There is a chance of an isolated shower or thunderstorm this afternoon with a better chance of thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon as a cold front moves through our area, some of these storms may be strong to severe.
Much cooler and less humid on Wednesday with mostly sunny skies.
The cooler air will be short lived as a warm front moves across our area on Thursday with warmer and more humid conditions with a chance of thunderstorms Thursday night.
Warm and humid weather to continue Friday and Saturday with a good chance of showers both days as the remains of Tropical Storm Laura moves into our area.
At this point Sunday looks to be cooler and less humid.
TODAY – AUG 24 – Mostly sunny, hot and humid with a chance of an afternoon shower and thunderstorms, high in the low 90s.
TONIGHT – Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m., muggy, low in the low 70s.
TUESDAY – AUG 25 – Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms, some storms may be accompanied by strong gusty winds, hot and humid, high in the low 90s.
WEDNESDAY – AUG 26 – Sunny, cooler and much less humid, high near 80.
THURSDAY – AUG 27 – Partly sunny, warmer and more humid, high in the upper 80s, chance of showers and thunderstorms at night.
FRIDAY – AUG 28 – Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms, humid, high in the upper 80s.
SATURDAY – AUG 29 – Mostly cloudy and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms, high in the mid 80s.
SUNDAY – AUG 30 – Mostly sunny and less humid, high near 80.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – Variable winds less than 5 knots, seas 1 foot or less. Point Pleasant Beach’s ocean temperature is 74 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Tuesday through Friday.
Have a nice day and stay safe and healthy!