Wind and rain in the forecast for Charleston today

Dark clouds hover over the Ravenel bridge at sunrise Monday.

Wind and rain are in the forecast for Charleston today.

The National Weather Services puts the chance of rain at 100 percent today and warns of wind gusts up to 40 mph this afternoon. A wind advisory will be in effect from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m., meaning travel over bridges could be affected.

The temperature will drop as a cold front moves in, falling to around 51 by 5 p.m., according to the weather service.

Tonight should be clear and chilly, with a low around 30.

Tuesday should be sunny, with a high near 52 and overnight low around 34.

Wednesday should be partly sunny, with a high near 57 and an overnight low around 45.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.