Sunny, breezy and a little cooler today! Winter storm warning issued for Super Bowl Sunday with 4-8 inches of snow expected!


Good morning!

Skies across the area are mostly clear and temperatures range from the upper 20s in Clifton down to the upper teens further inland, winds are light southwesterly!

CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR FEBRUARY 6TH:

AVERAGE HIGH: 38 AVERAGE LOW: 23

RECORD HIGH: 65 – 2008 RECORD LOW: -2 – 1995

YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 47 LOW: 32 PRECIPITATION: .06″ SNOWFALL: 0.8″

A weak area of high pressure will give us a sunny day today, temperatures will be cooler than yesterday but still a bit above normal. Winds will be a little gusty out of the west.

Low pressure is expected to form off the Carolina coast and move southeast of Long Island by Sunday night. Snow from this system will begin around sunrise and continue possibly heavy at times during the day and ending by sunset. Unlike our last storm this storm will be a fast mover so snowfall amounts will be much less with 4-8 inches expected.

Monday high pressure will give us a sunny but cold day with highs staying below freezing.

A frontal system on Tuesday will give us a good chance of snow or rain.

Quite cold Wednesday into next weekend and there are some indications that another storm may affect the area towards the end of next week but at this time there is only a slight chance of more snow but that could change and again a system to watch.

THE FORECAST:

TODAY – FEB 6 – Sunny and breezy, high near 40.

TONIGHT – Increasing cloudiness low in the mid 20s.

SUNDAY – FEB 7 – Snow mainly between 6 a.m. until 6 p.m., snow may be heavy at times, accumulations 4-8 inches, high in the mid 30s.

MONDAY – FEB 8 – Sunny, high near 30.

TUESDAY – FEB 9 – Cloudy with a chance of snow or rain, high near 40.

WEDNESDAY – FEB 10 – Partly sunny, high in the low 30s.

THURSDAY – FEB 11 – Partly sunny, high near 30.

FRIDAY – FEB 12 – Mostly cloudy, high in the low 30s.

MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 4 p.m. this afternoon for westerly winds gusting to 25 knots, seas 3-5 feet.

OUTLOOK – Gale watch for Sunday; no advisories expected for Monday and Tuesday; possible advisories for Wednesday.

Have a nice weekend and stay safe and healthy!

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