Skies across the area are mostly clear and it is cold with readings ranging from the mid teens in Clifton down to 7 degrees at High Point, winds are mainly light from the northwest.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR FEBRUARY 8TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 38 AVERAGE LOW: 23
RECORD HIGH: 62 – 2017 RECORD LOW: 5 – 1985
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 33 LOW: 23 PRECIPITATION: .65″ SNOWFALL: 7.0″
The system that gave us 7 inches of snow yesterday has moved well out into the Atlantic as cold high pressure builds from the Midwest states. Today will be a partly sunny and cold day with most temperatures staying below freezing, however the winds will be light so it won’t feel as cold as it could.
A weak frontal system will affect our area on Tuesday with light snow mainly from daybreak to the early afternoon, accumulations should range between 1-3 inches.
Wednesday will be a dry day but with continued cold temperatures.
The next chance of snow will be Thursday into Friday. At this time it does not appear that it will be a major storm but we could again have some snow accumulations.
Cold weather will continue into the weekend and there is some indications of a possible storm on Sunday but at this time it is only a slight chance.
TODAY – FEB 8 – Partly sunny, high near 30.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow after 3 a.m., low in the low 20s.
TUESDAY – FEB 9 – Cloudy with light snow likely mainly before 3 p.m., high in the upper 30s, accumulations of 1-3 inches likely.
WEDNESDAY – FEB 10 – Partly sunny, high in the low 30s.
THURSDAY – FEB 11 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow, high in the low 30s.
FRIDAY – FEB 12 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow, high in the low 30s.
SATURDAY – FEB 13 – Partly sunny, high near 30.
SUNDAY – FEB 14 – Partly sunny, high in the low 30s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 11 a.m. this morning for northwest winds gusting to 30 knots, seas 3-6 feet.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Tuesday through the day on Wednesday; possible small craft advisories Wednesday night through Friday.
Have a nice day and stay safe and healthy!