WEEKEND TO START OFF SUNNY AND WARM

south-st-cherry-042710Cherry blossom petals carpeted a lawn on South Street in Red Bank earlier this week. (Click to enlarge)

The roll-up to Saturday’s start of  Pink Week in downtown Red Bank begins with ample sunshine and warmth today, according to the ever-trusty weatherbot at the National Weather Service.

Here’s the daily forecast:

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south southeast.

Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind between 6 and 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind between 7 and 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.