Skies are mostly clear early on this Saturday morning and temperatures are the coolest since June 1st with readings ranging from the 46 in Clifton down to a chilly 32 at Walpack, winds are light northerly.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR SEPTEMBER 19TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 74 AVERAGE LOW: 56
RECORD HIGH: 92 – 1983 RECORD LOW: 41 – 1990
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 70 LOW: 54 PRECIPITATION: NONE
Strong high pressure will be over the northeast this weekend with plenty of sunshine both days and unseasonably cool temperatures. With clear skies tonight and Sunday night there may be some frost across northwestern part of the state.
Dry weather to continue most if not all of next week. Monday will still be unseasonably cool but become milder by Tuesday afternoon. It will become warmer Wednesday and Thursday with highs both days near 80. A weak cold front may bring slightly cooler weather on Friday.
TODAY – SEP 19 – Sunny, high in the mid 60s.
TONIGHT – Clear, low in the low 40s.
SUNDAY – SEP 20 – Sunny, high in the low 60s.
MONDAY – SEP 21 – Sunny, high in the mid 60s.
TUESDAY – SEP 22 – Sunny, high in the low 70s.
WEDNESDAY – SEP 23 – Sunny, high near 80.
THURSDAY – SEP 24 – Sunny, high near 80.
FRIDAY – SEP 25 – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 70s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Monday evening for northeast winds gusting to 30 knots, seas building to 10 feet.
OUTLOOK – Advisories likely to continue Monday night through Wednesday due to high seas and swells from Hurricane Teddy that is a major storm well out in the Atlantic.
TROPICS: Three storms were named yesterday and now we are in the Greek Alphabet with Tropical storm Beta off the Texas coast. The only storm that will indirectly affect our area is Hurricane Teddy with top winds of 125 mph. Teddy is expected to move near Bermuda and then into the Canadian Maritime region early next week. High swells with some coastal flooding is expected along our coast.
Have a nice weekend and stay safe and healthy!