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Current conditions at

Pierre, Pierre Regional Airport (KPIR)

Lat: 44.38°NLon: 100.29°WElev: 1742ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1005.3 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 31 Mar 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pierre Regional Airport SD

Blizzard Warning March 31, 07:00am until March 31, 10:00pm
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Blizzard Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 14 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow and freezing drizzle likely before 7am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 7am and 9am, then snow after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2pm. High near 29. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 9pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. West southwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 3am. Low around 25. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Snow and freezing drizzle likely before 7am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 7am and 9am, then snow after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2pm. High near 29. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 9pm. Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. West southwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then snow. Patchy blowing snow after 3am. Low around 25. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow. High near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Blustery.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Pierre Regional Airport SD
 44.37°N 100.29°W (Elev. 1663 ft)
12:45 am CDT Mar 31, 2023
1am CDT Mar 31, 2023-6pm CDT Apr 6, 2023
 
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