EDISON - Mostly sunny skies are expected ahead of the weekend in the Garden State.

News 12 New Jersey Meteorologist Dave Curren says overnight temperatures are expected drop down into the upper 50s under clear skies.

Friday will feature a mix of sun and clouds with a temperature around 80 degrees.

The weekend weather will be mostly sunny with highs in the mid-80s, but there is a chance for scattered showers on Sunday.