It’s a Dry Heat (Sept 20-22)

It’s a Dry Heat (Sept 20-22)

Jonathan Carr 🕔16:40, 19.Sep 2019

Discussion: A quick safety note to everyone along the Jersey coast. There’s a lot of hurricane activity in the Atlantic Ocean. Humberto is pulling away and Jerry will likely make a close pass at Bermuda early next week. None of

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Great Conditions Expected for The Makers Festival!

Great Conditions Expected for The Makers Festival!

Jonathan Carr 🕔14:00, 18.Sep 2019

Weather NJ is proud to provide a special event forecast for the 5th Annual Makers Festival this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday, September 21st from 10AM to 6PM at Manahawkin Lake Park in Manahawkin, NJ. Free Admission to

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Refreshing Conditions (Sept 16-20)

Refreshing Conditions (Sept 16-20)

Jonathan Carr 🕔16:32, 15.Sep 2019

Discussion: Upper-level ridging should dominate the pattern this week. As the ridge slowly builds and approaches (Monday-Thursday) NJ should find itself under northerly 500mb flow. The warmest areas of the US this week should be closer to the Great Lakes,

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Weekend Outlook and Tropics Update

Weekend Outlook and Tropics Update

Jonathan Carr 🕔18:41, 12.Sep 2019

Discussion: There’s three things I’d like to talk about: Tonight: Rain and thunderstorms will continue to push southward through the rest of NJ this evening. I expect them to clear the tip of SNJ by ~10pm. There’s an area of

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Warm Conditions Return (Sept 9-13)

Warm Conditions Return (Sept 9-13)

Jonathan Carr 🕔21:31, 8.Sep 2019

Discussion: Hopefully everyone enjoyed the recent taste of fall behind Dorian’s departure. We’re about to be reminded that it’s still summer however. A few different areas of high pressure in the W Atlantic Ocean will pump a ridge over the

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Sept 6: Dorian Departs. Now what?

Sept 6: Dorian Departs. Now what?

Jonathan Carr 🕔21:04, 6.Sep 2019

Discussion: Hurricane Dorian made landfall at Cape Hatteras, NC early this morning. There is some debate as to whether it was technically a landfall since the exact center of the eye might have missed land. But since Cape Hatteras went

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Spectacular Conditions After Dorian (Sept 6-8)

Spectacular Conditions After Dorian (Sept 6-8)

Jonathan Carr 🕔20:26, 5.Sep 2019

Discussion: Dorian’s far-NW side should bring rain, wind and coastal flooding to at least SENJ on Friday and possibly further N and W into NJ. Winds should gradually pick up overnight tonight and everything should taper off and pull away

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Sept 5: Dorian Effects Approaching

Sept 5: Dorian Effects Approaching

Jonathan Carr 🕔15:15, 5.Sep 2019

Discussion: The above image represents where Hurricane Dorian should be around 4pm Friday. Hurricane Dorian will not make landfall, or come anywhere near making landfall, on New Jersey. The far-NW side of Dorian’s cyclonic flow however is expected to bring

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Sept 4: Dorian NJ Impact Update

Sept 4: Dorian NJ Impact Update

Jonathan Carr 🕔18:47, 4.Sep 2019

Discussion: Per the latest (5PM) National Hurricane Center update Dorian is still packing sustained winds of 110mph and is moving N/NW at 8mph with a central pressure of 961mb. Dorian is just off the coastal Jacksonville, FL/Savannah, GA area. In

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Sept 4: T-Storm Discussion for Tonight

Sept 4: T-Storm Discussion for Tonight

Jonathan Carr 🕔12:55, 4.Sep 2019

Discussion: An upper-level 250mb jet on the N/NW side of the Bermuda high will couple with the dipping northern upper-level 250mb jet. This should produce a solid upper-level 250mb jet out of the SW over NJ tonight which has the

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