SPRING 2014: EAR-FLAPPING WEATHER

rb dog 2 041014A dog checks out the action on sunny Monmouth Street in Red Bank last Thursday. Monday’s forecast is for partly sunny skies, temperatures reaching into the high 60s and plenty of ear-flapping breezes, with gusts of up to 30 miles per hour, weather forecasters say. (Photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)

Here’s the look-ahead for the coming week, from the National Weather Service:

  • Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly before midnight. Low around 33. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 21 mph.
  • Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
  • Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
  • Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
  • Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
  • Friday Night A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Saturday: A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
  • Saturday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.