Skies are mostly clear early on this Thursday morning and temperatures are seasonably cold with readings ranging from the low 30s in Clifton down to the low 20s further inland, winds are mainly calm or light southwesterly.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR DECEMBER 3RD:
AVERAGE HIGH: 48 AVERAGE LOW: 31
RECORD HIGH: 67 – 1998 RECORD LOW 8 – 1976
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 42 LOW 33 PRECIPITATION: TRACE
High pressure build over the area will give us sunny skies today with high temperatures around 10 degrees milder than yesterday and with lighter winds it will be a more comfortable day.
Models are now closer to agreement that a low pressure system in the Gulf states will move toward our area on Friday with rain likely to develop in the afternoon and continued possibly heavy at times into Saturday morning. Showers are then possible Saturday afternoon into Sunday and some of these showers may be mixed with snow across the higher elevations to our north and west.
Dry and seasonably cold weather is expected Monday through at least Wednesday.
TODAY – DEC 3 – Sunny, high in the low 50s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy, low in the mid 30s.
FRIDAY – DEC 4 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the afternoon, high in the low 50s, rain likely at night.
SATURDAY – DEC 5 – Cloudy with rain likely in the morning then chance of showers in the afternoon and at night. High in the upper 40s.
SUNDAY – DEC 6 – Partly sunny with a chance of showers, high in the mid 40s.
MONDAY – DEC 7 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 40s.
TUESDAY – DEC 8 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 40s.
WEDNESDAY – DEC 9 – Partly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – Westerly winds to 15 knots, seas 1 foot.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected on Friday; advisories likely on Saturday with possible gales; small craft advisories likely to continue Sunday and Monday.
Have a nice day and stay safe and healthy!