Weather alert: Strong winds, colder temperatures coming to Bradenton on Tuesday

January 22, 2013 

MANATEE -- Gusty winds Tuesday will give way Tuesday evening to colder temperatures in Bradenton.

The National Weather Service is calling for mostly cloudy skies Tuesday, with a high near 71 and northerly winds of 8 to 14 mph. Gusts could reach as high as 20 mph, according to the Weather Service.

Tuesday night, skies will be partly cloudy, with a low around 47 and north-northeasterly winds of 9 mph.

The Weather Service cautioned that depending on exactly where you are, some areas of the Gulf Coast could see an increased chance of wildfire because of the high winds and lower humidity.

Also, seas of five to six feet are possible Tuesday, according to the Weather Service.

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