Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High 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

40°F

4°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 1 Mar 8:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Sioux Falls SD

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Sioux Falls SD
 43.56°N 96.73°W (Elev. 1424 ft)
6:46 am CST Mar 1, 2024
9am CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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