Cool and Blustery in the East; Numerous Fire Weather Threats

Lake effect snow, gusty winds, and cool temperatures persist in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Gusty winds in the Southwest and into the Plains, and portions of the East will produce elevated to critical fire weather threats. Snow can also be expected in the mountains and into parts of the High Plains. Severe storms with all hazards are expected to develop Friday in the South and Central Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sioux Falls, Foss Field (KFSD)

Lat: 43.58°NLon: 96.75°WElev: 1427ft.

A Few Clouds

57°F

14°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed S 12 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 11:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Buffalo Ridge SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 3am.  Low around 38. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 3am. Low around 38. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Buffalo Ridge SD
 43.51°N 96.79°W (Elev. 1499 ft)
12:29 pm CDT Apr 22, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 22, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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