While the weekend won’t be an outright “ten” for lovers of the outdoors, there will be some sunshine and the potential for record-high temperatures.
First, the video above depicts Friday night’s sunset from the ocean, Lavallette bayfront and Seaside Park bayfront. Check it out! (No commercials!)
As for Saturday’s forecast, the NWS office in Mount Holly is calling for mostly cloudy skies with a high near 49. Light and variable wind will move south from 5 to 10 m.p.h. in the afternoon. On Saturday night, there will be a slight chance of showers after 1 a.m. It will be cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 51 degrees by 4 a.m.
Sunday is when the record high temperature may be achieved. There will be a chance of showers before 1 p.m., and otherwise it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 71 degrees. It will be breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 m.p.h., with gusts as high as 35 m.p.h.. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch is possible.
It will remain mostly cloudy Sunday night with a low of 53 degrees, before the mercury rises and flirts with a record high again on Monday, when the forecast high will hit 70 degrees. Monday, however, will bring a chance of rain and mostly cloudy skies.