SUNNY VETERANS DAY WEEKEND IN STORE

leaf-dumpNature dumped a fresh load of autumn leaves on a car and yard on Mechanic Street in Red Bank Thursday. (Click to enlarge)

Friday’s Veterans Day salutes – including one at the Veterans Monument at 51 Monmouth Street in Red Bank at 11 a.m. – are likely to be held under sunny skies amid gusty winds as we head into a sunny and mild weekend.

Here’s the forecast for the next few days and beyond:

Veterans Day: Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind between 17 and 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West wind between 8 and 15 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind between 9 and 18 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind between 5 and 9 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind between 6 and 11 mph.

Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tuesday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday: Partly sunny and breezy, with a high near 60.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.