NEW YORK, NY - The latest National Weather Service (NWS) report has rain returning Friday evening and early Saturday in Northern New Jersey. Skies are expected to clear up later on Saturday and continue through Monday. 

For Friday, the NWS predicts a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. The high will be in the high 80s. There is a 60% chance of precipitation Friday night with some storms capable of producing small hail, gusty wind, and periods of heavy rain. 

Temperatures will remain in the mid 80s Saturday, with a chance of showers. Temperatures are expected to drop to 68 Saturday night. 

For Sunday, expect sunny skies with a high around 85. Sunday evening the temperature will drop to around 69. Monday's weather is expected to be a repeat of Sunday's.