Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sioux Falls, Foss Field (KFSD)

Lat: 43.58°NLon: 96.75°WElev: 1427ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 3:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Sioux Falls SD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain between 1am and 4am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 42. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain between 1am and 4am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 42. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Sioux Falls SD
 43.55°N 96.73°W (Elev. 1450 ft)
3:16 pm CST Mar 8, 2021
4pm CST Mar 8, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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