By Mary Kay Kleist

CHICAGO (CBS) — An arctic air mass is locked across our region, keeping a northwesterly wind flow in place.

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According to CBS 2 meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist, this ridge of high pressure will drift overhead tonight, relaxing the wind flow.

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On Tuesday, that ridge moves to the Ohio Valley. That position will set up a gusty, southerly wind flow.  It’ll be dry and uneventful the next couple of days. We’ll be watching snow chances at the end of the workweek.

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TONIGHT: Clear and cold. Low 1 above. Windchill to -15 for far northwest areas.

TUESDAY: Sunny and breezy. High 29.

WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy. Not as cold. High 37.

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Mary Kay Kleist