SPRING 2013: GETTING SOME AIR

It was a get-outside kind of day on the Green Tuesday, and locals took advantage of  summerlike temperatures in the high 70s.

A biker, above, got some air on West Front Street in Red Bank, above, and a duffer tried to find his way back to the hole at the Navesink Country Club, below. But the blooming forsythia at right above offered a reminder that the start of summer is still more than two months away.

Our sudden-onset spring continues Wednesday with temperatures again climbing to nearly 80 degrees and possible thunderstorms, the Weather Channel forecasts. (Click to enlarge)