Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Brookings, Brookings Municipal Airport (KBKX)

Lat: 44.3°NLon: 96.82°WElev: 1647ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed S 20 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 29 Feb 2:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Brookings SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 52. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Chance Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 52. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Brookings SD
 44.29°N 96.83°W (Elev. 1594 ft)
2:31 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
3pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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