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Dangerous, life-threatening cold moves into southeast Wisconsin tonight

Posted: 6:24 AM, Jan 29, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-29 07:24:21-05

**********WIND CHILL ADVISORY FOR ALL OF SE WISCONSIN UNTIL 6PM TODAY*********
********WIND CHILL WARNING FOR ALL OF SE WISCONSIN FROM 6PM TODAY UNTIL NOON THURSDAY*********

Watch out for some black ice this morning, even the interstates and main highways have some patchy ice. Temperatures in the single digits this morning will be as warm as we get the next few days as we fall below zero again this afternoon. Wind chills today will range from -15 to -25.

The extreme cold moves in tonight. It will become extremely dangerous to be outside. Lows tonight fall into the -20s and wind chills dip to -50 by early tomorrow. At some point tomorrow morning, the wind chill may reach -60 in spots. The high temperatures on Wednesday will only be around -13. It should stay dangerously cold on Thursday then we start warming on Friday. We cannot stress enough, please take this cold serious and limit your time outside.

HERE'S YOUR LATEST STORM TEAM WEATHER FORECAST FOR MILWAUKEE

TODAY: Partly Cloudy, Windy, and Very Cold High: 2, Falling below zero in afternoon W.C. -15 to -25 Wind: W 15-25 mph

TONIGHT: Mostly Cloudy, Flurries, Windy and Frigid. Low: -22 W.C. -35 to -50 Wind: W 20-30 mph

WEDNESDAY: Becoming Mostly Sunny, Windy, and Frigid High: -13 W.C. -60 to -40

THURSDAY: Mostly Sunny and Still Bitter Cold. High: -3 W.C. -35 to -20

FRIDAY: Mostly Cloudy. Ch. Light Snow High: 17

SATURDAY: Becoming. Mostly Cloudy. Ch. Drizzle/Freezing Drizzle Late High: 35