Forecast: Wind advisory in effect; storms likely for PM commute

EDISON -

A wet and windy Tuesday is expected across New Jersey as a storm system moves into the region.

A wind advisory is in effect for the entire state - except for a few northern counties - through the early afternoon.

News 12 New Jersey Meteorologist James Gregorio said wind gusts up to 45 mph are possible. Residents are advised to take precautions and secure any loose items in their yards.  

Thunderstorms could pop up during the evening commute Tuesday, Gregory said. High temperatures will reach the low-70s. The rain should cool temperatures off for the rest of the week.

Partly cloudy skies will remain overnight, with lows in the 60s.

Wednesday is expected to start off cloudy, with the skies clearing out later in the day. High temperatures should reach the mid- to upper-60s.

A mix of sun and clouds is forecast for Thursday, and temperatures will remain in the 60s, with overnight lows in theupper-40s.

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