Good morning everyone!
Skies are mostly clear early on this Tuesday morning and early temperatures range from 31 in Clifton down to 20 at Walpack. Winds are calm or light westerly.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR JANUARY 17TH:
AVERAGE HIGH: 36 AVERAGE LOW: 21
RECORD HIGH: 60 – 1990 RECORD LOW: -4 – 1977
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 49 LOW: 25 PRECIPITATION: .NONE
We should see an increase in clouds today as a weak frontal system moves into our area which may cause some very light rain this afternoon. Temperatures will still be mild but with the clouds the highs will be a few degrees cooler than yesterday. Rainfall amounts will be mainly less than a tenth of an inch.
High pressure builds in for Wednesday and we will have a pleasantly mild day with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low 50s.
A stronger system is expected to give us rain Thursday into Thursday night, highs will be in the 40s.
High pressure will then build into our area and we should have dry conditions Friday through most of the weekend along with continued above normal temperatures.
Another system will give us a chance of rain Sunday night into Monday that may begin as snow especially further inland.
TODAY – JAN 17 – Increasing cloudiness with a chance of light rain this afternoon, high in the upper 40s.
TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy, low near 40.
WEDNESDAY – JAN 18 – Mostly sunny, high in the low 50s.
THURSDAY – JAN 19 – Cloudy with rain mainly after 7 a.m. high in the mid 40s
FRIDAY – JAN 20 – Partly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
SATURDAY – JAN 21 – Partly sunny, high in the mid 40s.
SUNDAY – JAN 22 – Partly sunny, high in the upper 40s, chance of rain and snow at night.
MONDAY – JAN 23 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow, high in the upper 40s
MARINE FORECAST: TODAY – Westerly winds to 10 knots, seas 2 feet.
OUTLOOK: No advisories expected for Wednesday; advisories possible Thursday and Friday; no advisories expected for Saturday.
Have a nice day and stay safe!