Winds are sustained as high as 30 MPH across cities in the Midwest such as Chicago and Milwaukee today, as a strong warm front pulls warm air north into the region.
Wind gust forecasts from the GFS model at 10 PM (CT) this evening show gusts as high as 50 MPH over Lake Michigan, with over 40 MPH wind gusts possible on land, especially in the Western Great Lakes. The increase in wind will come as a cold front sweeps across the region and brings yet another cool down to the area.
Damage to trees, with branches being ripped off, has been reported. Are you in these chaotic winds?