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Sunny week ahead; high wind warning in effect overnight

File Photo; Trevor T. Trujillo, Cap City News

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Cheyenne is set to have clear skies and experience rising temperatures after snow blanketed the southeast Wyoming area over the Thanksgiving holiday. A high wind warning will also be active Monday night into early Tuesday afternoon.

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne reports that Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday will each have sunny skies.

In addition, breezy air is expected to arrive Monday evening after 8 p.m. and last until 2 p.m. Tuesday. The affected regions include Interstate 80 between Cheyenne and Laramie and I-25 between Cheyenne and Wheatland. Gusts could reach as high as 60 mph.

The overnight winds will lead into slightly calmer breezes Tuesday, with gusts reaching as high as 35 mph. The high will be around 45 degrees.

Wednesday will see a slightly warmer high of 47 degrees.