Good morning everyone!
Skies are mostly clear early on this Sunday morning and temperatures at 5 a.m. are about 15 degrees colder than this time yesterday ranging from 50 in Clifton down to 42 at Walpack, these readings are actually still above normal for mid October. Winds are light from the west.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR OCTOBER 17TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 63 AVERAGE LOW: 45
RECORD HIGH: 82 – 2016 RECORD LOW: 34 – 2015
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 79 LOW: 56 PRECIPITATION: .43″
The cold front that caused the showers yesterday has moved well offshore and high pressure in the middle of the country builds eastward. Today will be mostly clear in the morning but we should see an increase in clouds this afternoon along with a chance of some sprinkles. High temperatures will be more fall like with highs in the 60s.
Tomorrow will also be breezy and we again will have mostly clear skies in the morning but with increasing clouds in the afternoon along with another chance of sprinkles.
After a cool morning on Tuesday a more southwesterly flow will bring milder air in the afternoon.
Wednesday through Friday look to be dry with above normal temperatures but not as warm as what we experienced the last few days.
Cooler again next weekend and we should stay rain free.
TODAY – OCT 17 – Mostly sunny in the morning then increasing cloudiness this afternoon with a slight chance of sprinkles, breezy, high in the mid 60s.
TONIGHT – Partly cloudy, low in the upper 40s.
MONDAY – OCT 18 – Mostly sunny in the morning then mostly cloudy in the afternoon with again a slight chance of sprinkles, breezy, high near 60.
TUESDAY – OCT 19 – Sunny and milder, high near 70.
WEDNESDAY – OCT 20 – Sunny, high in the mid 70s.
THURSDAY – OCT 21 – Sunny, high in the mid 70s.
FRIDAY – OCT 22 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 60s.
SATURDAY – OCT 23 – Partly sunny, high in the low 60s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory is in effect until 6 a.m. Monday morning for northwest winds gusting to 30 knots, seas 3-5 feet.
OUTLOOK – Advisories expected to continue on Monday; advisories possible Tuesday afternoon; no advisories expected Wednesday through Friday.
Have a nice day and enjoy the cooler fall weather!