Excellent weather conditions are in place today, but this weekend is looking a bit unsettled with the threat for showers and cool conditions for this weekend. However, the cool conditions that are in place now will not last through next week as typical hot and humid weather conditions return towards the end of the week.
High pressure will move over New Jersey today with clear skies to scattered cloud cover. Winds will be from the northwest at around 5 to 10 mph. Humidity will remain very low with high temperatures in the lower to mid 80's. Overall, very pleasant weather conditions will be in place.
An area of low pressure will approach from the Tennessee River Valley tomorrow with increasing clouds and a threat of widely scattered showers in the afternoon. Winds will veer to the east at 5 to 15 mph. Low temperatures will be in the lower to mid 60's in the morning. High temperature will rebound only into the upper 70's to lower 80's for highs, which will run 6 to 12 degrees below normal for this time of year.
Showers will linger on Sunday with scattered to overcast cloud cover expected. The showers will be capable of very heavy downpours at times. Winds will be from the east and northeast at 5 to 15 mph. Temperatures will range from the lower to mid 60's for lows and upper 70's to lower 80's for highs.
A series of of weak low pressure systems will rotate through New Jersey Monday on through Thursday with the threat for isolated to widely scattered showers and thunderstorms each day. The storm track will shift to the west leading to a southwesterly wind influence, which will transport warmer and more humid air into the state by the end of the week. Temperatures on Monday through Wednesday will range from the mid to upper 60's for lows and mid to upper 80's for highs. Temperatures on Thursday will range from the lower to mid 70's for lows and upper 80's to lower 90's for highs. Temperatures will rebound to near to slightly above normal by the end of the week.