Good morning everyone!
Skies are cloudy early on this Thursday morning and there is some light rain or drizzle falling over much of the area. Temperatures range from 35 in Clifton down to 29 at High Point. Winds are light from the northeast.
CLIFTON’S ALMANAC FOR FEBRUARY 23RD:
AVERAGE HIGH: 42 AVERAGE LOW: 26
RECORD HIGH: 69 – 2022 RECORD LOW: 4 – 2015
YESTERDAY’S HIGH: 41 LOW: 31 PRECIPITATION: .18″ SNOW: TRACE
Today will be a cloudy day with light rain and drizzle ending this morning, temperatures will be cool with highs in the upper 40s in our area but rise to the low 70s across southern New Jersey as they will be south of a warm front. A cold front associated with this system will move through tonight with skies clearing by late tonight.
Friday will be windy with gusts to 35 mph as the low moves away and high pressure builds from the west. Skies will be mostly sunny with high tempertures at or a little above normal.
Much colder on Saturday and a weak disturbance may give us some light snow showers in the afternoon.
Milder on Sunday as high pressure is over the area, highs will be near 50.
Another stronger low pressure system will give us rain Monday afternoon through Tuesday that may begin as a mixture of snow especially further inland.
Fair with seasonable temperatures on Wednesday the first day of meteorological spring.
TODAY – FEB 23 – Cloudy with light rain and drizzle ending this morning, highs in the upper 40s.
TONIGHT – Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy, low in the mid 30s.
FRIDAY – FEB 24 – Mostly sunny and windy, highs in the mid 40s, wind gusts to 35 mph.
SATURDAY – FEB 25 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of afternoon snow showers, highs in the mid 30s.
SUNDAY – FEB 26 – Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny, high near 50.
MONDAY – FEB 27 – Partly sunny in the morning then increasing cloudiness with a chance of rain mixed with snow, high in the mid 40s. Rain at night.
TUESDAY – FEB 28 – Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the morning then clearing in the afternoon, highs in the upper 40s.
WEDNESDAY – MAR 1 – Mostly sunny, high in the upper 40s.
MARINE FORECAST: A small craft advisory will be in effect from 10 a.m. this morning until 6 a.m. Friday morning for northeast winds gusting to 15 knots seas 3-5 feet.
OUTLOOK: A gale watch has been issued from 6 a.m. Friday morning until 4 p.m. Friday afternoon; no advisories expected Saturday through the day on Monday; small craft advisories expected to develop Monday night with some gale gusts possible.
Have a nice day and stay safe!