CHICAGO (CBS)– Windy conditions are on the way for the Chicago area.

A cold front in the late afternoon Tuesday could bring showers and possibly thunderstorms. Winds as high as 25 miles per hour will bring breezy, cold conditions.

Wednesday will be cloudy with breezy conditions lingering. The high temperature is expected to be around 50 degrees with winds ranging from 20 to 35 miles per hour.

Temperatures will improve by the weekend as they rise to the 60s.