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Weather Update: Unsettled Weekend But Not All Bad

first_imgA series of disturbances will ride along a frontal boundary creating the threat of scattered showers & t’storms. Any storms could produce heavy rain which could cause street flooding. Overall though, the weekend should not be a washout. Scattered showers and storms will pop up during the afternoon but not everybody in the South Jersey area will see it. The best chance of any showers will be further south into Cape May County.Humidity will remain high for Saturday with a good deal of clouds. Temperatures will be in the mid 70s. Winds will be light out of the southeast with ocean temperatures in the mid 60s.Forecast Highs For Saturday.Sunday the frontal boundary will slide a little further south and high pressure will nudge into our area which could keep us on the drier side, although we can’t rule out a shower. Clouds will remain as winds will shift to the easterly direction which will make us a little cooler and less humid. Highs will be in the upper 60s.Sunday Forecast HighsHowever, another batch of steadier and possibly rain will arrive late Sunday night.Rainfall amounts between Saturday afternoon/evening and along with Sunday night’s batch of rain could range between 1″-2″ with locally higher amounts.last_img read more

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GCB U-19 inter-county one-day competition …

first_imgRain washes out first roundSTEADY rain washed out the entire first round play in the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB)/Hand-in-Hand Mutual Fire Insurance Company Limited-sponsored Under-19 Inter-county cricket competition yesterday.Demerara were set to face the Select Under-17 team at the Police Sports Club ground, while Berbice were scheduled to oppose Essequibo at the Everest Cricket Club ground.However, both games were called off just after lunch due to the inclement weather.The competition, which will be played on a round-robin basis, will continue tomorrow with round two.Berbice will face Demerara at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence, while Essequibo and the Select Under-17 will clash at the Police ground in Eve Leary.The third round is scheduled for Thursday, with Demerara opposing Essequibo at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence, and Berbice facing the Select Under-17 at Everest.The top teams will play the final on Friday at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence.The competition is being used as a yardstick by the junior selectors to pick the Guyana team for the West Indies Cricket Board’s (WICB) Regional Under-19 competition which will take place later this year.last_img read more