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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Brookings, Brookings Municipal Airport (KBKX)

Lat: 44.3°NLon: 96.82°WElev: 1647ft.

Light Snow and Windy

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 28 G 39 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill-4°F (-20°C)
Last update 6 Dec 3:01 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Brookings SD

Wind Advisory until December 6, 09:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until December 6, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of snow before 5pm, then scattered flurries after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated flurries before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Isolated
    Flurries and
    Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated flurries after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Isolated
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    High: 13 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of flurries after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of flurries before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries and
    Blustery then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of snow before 5pm, then scattered flurries after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated flurries before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Isolated flurries after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of flurries after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A chance of flurries before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Brookings SD
 44.3°N 96.78°W (Elev. 1657 ft)
3:14 pm CST Dec 6, 2016
4pm CST Dec 6, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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