MANATEE -- A wind chill advisory for Bradenton and the rest of the Tampa Bay region has been lifted.
The National Weather Service issues a wind chill advisory when wind chill index values will drop to 35 or lower. The most recent advisory expired at 7 a.m.
Just before 57 a.m., it was 43 at Sarasota Bradenton International Airport. Northeasterly winds of about 8 mph made it feel more like 38. Overnight, the lowest temperature recorded was 40 and the lowest wind chill, 32.
The rest of the week will be much warmer.
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For Wednesday, the Weather Service is calling for a high of 67 and a low Wednesday night of 59. Skies will be mostly cloudy during the day, and there is a 30 percent of showers in the evening.
As temperatures rise into the 70s on Thursday and into the 80s Friday and Saturday, a 20 to 40 percent chance of rain will remain in the forecast, according to the Weather Service.