HEAT ALERT

Excessive heat watch issued for New Jersey with sizzling temps in the 90s this week

HEAT ALERT: New Jersey to see temperatures above 90 for the upcoming days

Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Dave Curren says this could be the longest stretch of 90-degree weather New Jersey has seen the whole summer.

News 12 Staff

Sep 5, 2023, 8:59 AM

Updated 287 days ago

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New Jersey will be seeing temperatures above 90 degrees through the rest of the week.
Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Dave Curren says this could be the longest stretch of 90-degree weather New Jersey has seen the whole summer.
WHAT’S NEXT: Temperatures will be above 90 degrees through at least Friday. A heat advisory is in effect for some areas of the state until 8 p.m. Wednesday. The News 12 Storm Watch Team is also tracking potential rain for the end of the week and into the weekend.
OVERNIGHT: Mainly clear skies. Overnight lows in the mid-70s.
WEDNESDAY: Hazy and hot with mostly sunny skies. Daytime highs around 94 degrees. Overnight lows around 75.
THURSDAY: Chance for some thunderstorms. Daytime highs around 95 degrees. Overnight lows around 75.
RIP CURRENT DANGER: High risk of rip currents are still an issue along Jersey Shore beaches this week. It's advised not to swim unless a lifeguard is on duty.
Watch below for this week's beach forecast:
FRIDAY: Chance of stormy weather around 40%. Daytime highs around 92 degrees. Overnight lows around 73.
SATURDAY: Better chance for thunderstorms. Temperatures slightly cooler with daytime highs around 84. Overnight lows around 73.
SUNDAY: Chance for thunderstorms. Daytime highs around 83. Lows around 70.


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