MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2019
YOUR NBC15 WEATHER AUTHORITY FORECAST FROM METEOROLOGIST JAMES PARISH:
Tonight's Weather Impact Scale: None (Green, 0 out of 4). No impactful weather is expected.
Tuesday's Weather Impact Scale: Low (Yellow, 1 out of 4). Scattered light rain showers will be possible Tuesday morning. Heavy rainfall and strong storms are not expected. Most places won't even see 0.25" of rain by Tuesday night. Tuesday is also going to be windy. Expect a southerly wind becoming westerly in the afternoon at 10-15 mph. Wind gusts could be up to 25 mph.
It's been a sunny and cool start to the work week. Unfortunately, the sunshine and dry weather won't be sticking around much longer. Our next storm system and pair of fronts on arrive on Tuesday and more rain will be possible over the weekend.
The clouds will start to increase overnight. Right now, it looks like any rain will hold off until late tonight, if not Tuesday morning. The wind will also start to pick up out of the south. Overnight lows will be in the mid to upper 30s. Tonight's lows will be recorded around midnight, then temperatures will gradually warm to just above 40 degrees Tuesday morning.
Scattered light rain showers will move through the area Tuesday morning. Light rain and wet roads could impact your morning. Most of the rain will start to taper off late Tuesday morning. However, the clouds are likely going to stick around. Highs on Tuesday will be in the mid to upper 50s. A few places could flirt with 60 degrees. With the passage of a cold front, temperatures could start to cool Tuesday afternoon.
The rain will move out Tuesday night and southern Wisconsin should be dry on Wednesday. Wednesday will be a cool and breezy day. Highs on Wednesday will only be in the mid to upper 40s. Temperatures will slowly warm the rest of the week. Highs on Thursday will be in the low to mid 50s and near 60 degrees on Friday.
The mild, seasonable weather will stick around for the upcoming weekend. Unfortunately, it looks like more rain will be possible Saturday and Sunday.