Skies are mostly clear and temperatures at 5 a.m. range from 43 degrees in Clifton down to 32 degrees at High Point. Winds are gusty out of the northwest.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR FEBRUARY 25TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 42 AVERAGE LOW: 27
RECORD HIGH: 69 – 1976 RECORD LOW: 4 – 1990
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 55 LOW: 33 PRECIPITATION: NONE
A cold front crossed the area overnight and a brisk northwest flow of cooler and drier air is moving into the area. Today will be mostly sunny with brisk winds this morning gradually diminishing by late this afternoon. Temperatures will not rise much from this morning with highs in the 40s.
Sunny and seasonably cold on Friday but with much less wind than today.
A weak frontal system moving into the area on Saturday will likely give us some mainly light rain, that may begin as snow, with a dusting of snow possible, mainly over inland areas.
Another weak low pressure area will give us a chance of rain on Sunday.
Mainly dry weather Monday through Wednesday. Temperatures will be above normal on Monday, below normal on Tuesday and near normal on Wednesday.
TODAY – FEB 25 – Sunny and breezy, high in the upper 40s.
TONIGHT – Mostly clear, low in the upper 20s.
FRIDAY – FEB 26 – Sunny, high in the mid 40s.
SATURDAY – FEB 27 – Snow likely before 9 a.m. then rain likely. high in the low 50s. Snow accumulation less than 1/2″
SUNDAY – FEB 28 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain, high in the upper 40s.
MONDAY – MAR 1 – Mostly cloudy, high near 50.
TUESDAY – MAR 2 – Sunny, breezy and cooler, high near 40.
WEDNESDAY – MAR 3 – Partly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 1 p.m. this afternoon for northwest winds gusting to 30 knots, seas 3-5 feet.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected on Friday; advisories likely on Saturday; advisories possible Sunday and Monday.
Have a nice day and stay safe and healthy!