Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Sioux Falls, Foss Field (KFSD)

Lat: 43.55°NLon: -96.73°WElev: 1427ft.

Light Snow

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SE 17 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1029.9 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update 13 Feb 2:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Sioux Falls SD

Winter Weather Advisory February 13, 09:00pm until February 14, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of snow, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 14. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow between 7pm and 5am. Temperature rising to around 18 by 4am. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 9pm, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of snow, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 14. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Snow. Areas of blowing snow between 7pm and 5am. Temperature rising to around 18 by 4am. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 9pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Sioux Falls SD
 43.55°N 96.73°W (Elev. 1450 ft)
3:00 pm CST Feb 13, 2016
3pm CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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