The forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for sunshine, and highs in the 40s and lows near freezing all week. If it werent for Hurricane Sandy, it would be a chilly and quiet week here in Milwaukee, but we will see some effects form the storm like a few clouds and very windy conditions.
The wind is already increasing and will gust up to 30 mph late this afternoon, 35 mph overnight tonight and to 40 mph on Tuesday. Wednesday will continue to have strong winds up to 30 mph before they calm down the rest of the week.
With lows near freezing tonight, the gusty wind will drop wind chills to near 20.
It is a dry week and highs will get back into the lower 50s by Friday and the weekend, with a few showers possible Saturday night and Sunday.
TODAY: Sunny, breezy, and cool
Wind: N 15-25 mph
TONIGHT: Partly cloudy, windy and chilly
Wind: 15-25 mph gusting to 35 mph
Wind Chills near 20
TUESDAY: Partly cloudy, very windy, and cool
Wind: NW 20-30 mph gusting to 40 mph
TUE NIGHT: Partly cloudy, very windy, and chilly
Low: 33 Lakefront...27 Waukesha
Wind: NW 15-25 mph
WEDNESDAY:Partly cloudy, windy and cool
Wind: NW 20-30 mph