Good morning everyone!
Skies are partly cloudy early on this Friday morning and temperatures at 5 a.m. range from 68 in Clifton down to 61 at Walpack. There is some patchy fog in some areas as the humidity is high. Winds are calm or light westerly.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR JULY 30TH.
AVERAGE HIGH: 85 AVERAGE LOW: 66
RECORD HIGH: 96 – 2019 RECORD LOW: 56 – 1997
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 78 LOW: 67 PRECIPITATION: 1.93″
Yesterday my station had nearly 2 inches of rain from the storms most of it falling in one hour.
Today will be a much quieter weather day as a cold front will cross the area this morning followed by a brisk northwest flow of much drier air. Skies will be sunny, some wind gusts may be near 30 mph this afternoon and evening.
Possible record low temperatures tonight as readings fall into the 50s, my station record for July 31st is 57 degrees.
Saturday will be a nice pleasant day to end July with plenty of sunshine, highs will be around 80 degrees and with dew points in the 40s it will feel quite comfortable.
Sunday will be slightly milder and more humid and there is a low chance of an afternoon or evening shower and thunderstorm as a weak front moves into our area.
The weather next week should be mainly pleasant with temperatures at or slightly below normal. At this time the only showers will be around Thursday.
TODAY – JULY 30 – Sunny and becoming breezy and less humid, high in the mid 80s.
TONIGHT – Mostly clear and cool, low in the mid 50s.
SATURDAY – JULY 31 – Sunny, high near 80.
SUNDAY – AUG 1 – Mostly sunny with a chance of an afternoon or evening shower and thunderstorm. high in the low 80s.
MONDAY – AUG 2 – Sunny, high in the low 80s.
TUESDAY – AUG 3 – Partly sunny, high in the low 80s.
WEDNESDAY – AUG 4 – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 80s.
THURSDAY – AUG 5 – Partly sunny with a chance of showers, high in the low 80s.
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – Northwest winds to 10 knots, seas 2-3 feet. Point Pleasant Beach’s ocean temperature is 75 degrees.
OUTLOOK – No advisories expected Saturday through Tuesday.
Enjoy the nice summer weather today!