Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sioux Falls, Foss Field (KFSD)

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

Partly Cloudy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 6 Feb 8:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Sioux Falls SD

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow before noon.  Areas of blowing snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of snow before noon. Areas of blowing snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Sioux Falls SD
 43.55°N 96.73°W (Elev. 1450 ft)
8:14 am CST Feb 6, 2016
9am CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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