BELMAR, NJ — The sun has made a grand return, beaming along the Belmar beachfront and Silver Lake, as photographer Paul Spennrath has captured in these early morning photos.

Temperatures reached 60 degrees on May 6, with the chance of showers in the forecast mounting through the end of the week, according to the National Weather Service.

A look ahead to Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 18 shows that skies should be partly sunny with highs around 60 degree and a 40 percent chance of precipitation.

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