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First Alert Weather: Chilly end to week, milder by Election Day

Friday will once again features temperatures 10 to 15 degrees below average for late October
Some clouds and rather chilly tonight.
Some clouds and rather chilly tonight.(WSAW)
Published: Oct. 29, 2020 at 3:59 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 29, 2020 at 5:51 PM CDT
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WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - The last 15 days in North Central Wisconsin have features below average temperatures. In Wausau, Thursday was the 10th day out of 11 days with highs only in the 30s. That is the 3rd most days with highs only in the 30s on record. Some clouds and cold tonight. Lows falling back into the upper teens to low 20s.

This October has had the 3rd most days with highs in the 30s on record.
This October has had the 3rd most days with highs in the 30s on record.(WSAW)

A good deal of sunshine to wrap up the work week on Friday, but still chilly. Afternoon temperatures only peaking in the mid 30s to near 40. Bundle up if you will be attending a high school football game on Friday evening.

A bit milder on Halloween, but breezy. Colder Sunday with snow showers.
A bit milder on Halloween, but breezy. Colder Sunday with snow showers.(WSAW)
Little in the way of accumulation is expected in Central Wisconsin, while a few inches could...
Little in the way of accumulation is expected in Central Wisconsin, while a few inches could fall in NW Vilas County.(WSAW)
Wind gusts up to 40 mph are possible.
Wind gusts up to 40 mph are possible.(WSAW)

Sunshine giving way to increasing clouds on Halloween and breezy with a chance of rain showers later in the day and into the evening. Highs in the upper 40s. Temps during the late afternoon and early evening will be in the low to mid 40s. Noticeably colder on Sunday and windy. Wind gusts up to 40 mph are possible at times. Considerable cloudiness with scattered snow showers in Central Wisconsin, while lake effect snow is expected in the far north. NW Vilas County could pick up a few inches of accumulation on Sunday. Highs in the mid 30s.

A bit milder on Monday with a fair amount of sunshine. Highs in the mid 40s. Election Day is warmer with more sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 50s. The mild weather continues Wednesday and next Thursday with a partly cloudy sky. High in the low 60s.

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