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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
METAR KFSD 290756Z AUTO 20015G26KT 10SM CLR 07/00 A2972
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
TAF KFSD 290533Z 2906/3006 18019G26KT P6SM SCT120 BKN150
     WS015/19052KT
     FM290900 23013G22KT P6SM SKC
     FM291200 29014G32KT P6SM SKC
     FM291400 32028G38KT P6SM SCT025
     FM300000 31013G19KT P6SM SKC
     FM300200 23005KT P6SM SKC=
Decoded:
ID: KFSD   Sioux Falls/Fos, SD
REPORT TIME: 29  5:33
VALID TIME: 29 March AT 06:00Z to 30 March AT 06:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 180 AT 19 GUST 26
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 120 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 BKN
   COMMENTS: WS015/19052KT 
NEW WX STARTING: 09:00Z
   WINDS: 230 AT 13 GUST 22
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
NEW WX STARTING: 12:00Z
   WINDS: 290 AT 14 GUST 32
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
NEW WX STARTING: 14:00Z
   WINDS: 320 AT 28 GUST 38
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 25 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 00:00Z
   WINDS: 310 AT 13 GUST 19
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
NEW WX STARTING: 02:00Z
   WINDS: 230 AT 5
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
CHIS WA 290245
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 290900
.
NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
.
OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...IFR MN IA WI LM LS MI IL
BOUNDED BY YQT-70NNE SAW-30NNE ORD-40WNW JOT-DBQ-DLH-YQT
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS DVLPG 12-15Z. CONDS CONTG
THRU 15Z.
....
CHIT WA 290245
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB STG WNDS AND LLWS VALID UNTIL 290900
.
AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LS MI
FROM 30N INL TO YQT TO 70N SAW TO ODI TO ICT TO LBL TO 50W LBL
TO GLD TO BFF TO 70SW RAP TO 40NNW ISN TO 30N INL
MOD TURB BLW 120. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...ND SD
FROM 50NNE MOT TO 80SW GFK TO 60ESE RAP TO 70SW RAP TO 50NNW ISN
TO 50NNE MOT
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z
THRU 15Z.
.
LLWS POTENTIAL...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI
BOUNDED BY 30N INL-YQT-30WNW SSM-30SE ODI-MCW-50SSE ICT-LBL-
50ESE LAA-LBF-80SSE RAP-80ENE MOT-30N INL
LLWS EXP. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z
AREA 1...TURB ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN OK TX AR
BOUNDED BY 30N INL-YQT-SSM-YVV-30SE ECK-FWA-FAM-20E RZC-TTT-
70WSW LBB-30ESE TBE-50W LBL-GLD-40ENE AKO-BFF-70SW RAP-50NNW ISN-
30N INL
MOD TURB BLW 120. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
.
AREA 2...STG SFC WNDS ND SD MN
BOUNDED BY 50S YWG-60SW BRD-RWF-FSD-60ESE RAP-50W RAP-50NNW ISN-
50S YWG
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
.
AREA 3...STG SFC WNDS WI LM LS MI
BOUNDED BY 70N SAW-70WNW SSM-50N TVC-60SW TVC-30SE GRB-40SSE SAW-
70N SAW
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS DVLPG 12-15Z.
CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
....
CHIZ WA 290245
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 290900
.
AIRMET ICE...ND SD NE MN IA WI LS
FROM 30N INL TO YQT TO DLH TO MCW TO DSM TO 50SSE OBH TO FSD TO
DPR TO 80SW DIK TO 50NNW ISN TO 30N INL
MOD ICE BTN 080 AND FL180. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...ICE ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI IL
BOUNDED BY 30N INL-YQT-60NE SAW-20S ORD-STL-BUM-40WSW MCI-60SSE
OBH-20WSW FSD-30S PIR-20E DPR-70WSW DIK-60NE MOT-30N INL
MOD ICE BTN 080 AND FL180. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
.
FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-130 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 100 BOUNDED BY 50SSE YWG-30N INL-YQT-BAE-30S
      BVT-60ESE BWG-VUZ-30SSE IGB-40NNE SQS-70ESE RZC-40WSW FOD-
      50SSE YWG
   SFC ALG 30NNE INL-50N DLH-20NNW MSP-30S MCW-50SE DSM-40ENE DYR
   040 ALG 20WNW ISN-30ESE ISN-50S YWG-70SE YWG-40NNW BJI-40N
      ARG-30ENE ARG
   080 ALG 50NNW BFF-70SW PIR-20E ABR-70S FAR-50NW RWF-70SSE SGF
   120 ALG GLD-50ENE HLC-60WNW SLN-60NW END
....
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
!FSD 03/041 FSD OBST MOORED BALLOON WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS 2NM
RADIUS OF FSD035005 (8NM NE FSD) SFC-3500FT (2000FT AGL) LGTD1503301200-1504032359CREATED: 27 Mar 2015 22:01:00 SOURCE: KHONYFYX
!FSD 03/022 FSD RWY 33 RWY END IDENTIFIER LGT OUT OF SERVICE 1503121320-1503281800EST
CREATED: 12 Mar 2015 13:20:00 SOURCE: KHONYFYX
!FSD 03/019 FSD RWY 15 PAPI UNUSABLE BEYOND 6 DEG LEFT AND 5 DEG
RIGHT OF RWY CENTERLINE 1503102055-1504102055ESTCREATED: 10 Mar 2015 20:55:00 SOURCE: KHONYFYX
!FSD 03/015 FSD RWY 3/21 CLSD DLY 0900-0930 1503100900-1504030930
CREATED: 09 Mar 2015 14:52:00 SOURCE: KHONYFYX
!FSD 03/014 FSD AD SFC CONDITIONS NOT REPORTED DLY 0501-0900
1503080501-1504030900CREATED: 06 Mar 2015 14:59:00 SOURCE: KHONYFYX
!FSD 03/012 FSD RWY 15/33 CLSD DLY 0930-1000 1503080930-1504031000
CREATED: 06 Mar 2015 14:56:00 SOURCE: KHONYFYX
Forecast Area
KFSD - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Updated at 7:56 AM GMT on March 29, 2015 (2:56 AM CDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 290145
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 292000
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 291400...OTLK VALID 291400-292000
ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
.
SEE AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR CONDS AND MTN OBSCN.
TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HGTS DENOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
.
SYNOPSIS...WRMFNT EXTDS SWD FROM SASK-MAN-ND BRDR SWD ACRS THE
WRN DAKOTAS AND CNTRL NEB INTO S CNTRL KS. A QSTNRY FNTL SYS
CONTD FROM S CNTRL KS ACRS WRN OK..INTO NERN TX..THEN CONTD AS A
WRMFNT SEWD INTO SERN LA. A CDFNT EXTDD FROM NWRN ND SWWD INTO
NWRN WY. BY 20Z...CDFNT WILL EXTD FROM WRN LS ACRS NWRN WI..CNTRL
IA..NWRN MO AND SERN KS..THRU A LOW OVR SOUTH PLAINS OF NW TX
INTO CNTRL NM. WRMFNT WILL EXTD SWD FROM NWRN WI ALG THE IA-IL
BRDR INTO SERN MO AND EXTRM WRN TN.
.
ND
WRN AND CNTRL...SCT-BKN050 BKN-OVC100 TOPS FL200. WDLY SCT
-TSRA/-SHRA CB TOPS FL350. TS POSS SEV. WIND NW 25G35KT.
AFT 11Z BKN040 TOPS 080. WIND NW 30G45KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
ERN...BKN050 TOPS FL180. WDLY SCT -SHRA. WIND S 25G35KT.
AFT 08Z BKN030 WIND NW 25G35KT. OTLK...MVFR CIGS WIND AFT 17Z
VFR WIND.
.
SD
WRN...BKN080 BKN120 TOPS FL180. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. BECMG 0205
WIND NW 30G45KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
ERN...SCT050 BKN080 TOPS FL180. WDLY SCT -SHRA DVLPG. AFT 08Z
BKN080 TOPS 120. WIND NW 20G35KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
.
NE
PNHDL...SCT150. WIND NW 20G30KT. BECMG 0508 SKC. WIND NW 20G30KT.
OTLK...VFR WIND.
CNTRL...SKC. BECMG 0508 SCT120-140 BKN CI. ISOL -TSRA DVLPG CB
TOPS FL310 ENDG 08Z-11Z. BECMG 1114 SKC WIND NW G25KT.
OTLK...VFR WIND.
ERN...SKC. BECMG 0205 BKN130-150 TOPS FL200 BKN CI. BECMG 1114
BKN060 OVC100. WIND NW 25G35KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
.
KS
WRN...SKC. AFT 05Z SCT120 SCT CI. WIND NW G25KT. BECMG 1114 SKC.
WIND N 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR.
N CNTRL...SKC. AFT 05Z BKN CI. WIND S G25KT. BECMG 0811
SCT120 BKN CI. AFT 11Z SKC WIND NW 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
S CNTRL AND NERN...SKC. AFT 05Z SCT035. BECMG 0811 SCT-BKN
035-040 BKN100 LYRD FL220. ISOL -SHRA. AFT 11Z  SCT040.
OTLK...VFR WIND.
SERN...SKC OCNL SCT CI. AFT 11Z BKN-SCT100 TOPS 150  BKN CI.
OTLK...VFR.
.
MN
NWRN...BKN CI. AFT 05Z BKN030 OVC040 TOPS FL180. WDLY
SCT -SHRA WIND S G25KT. AFT 11Z WIND NW 20G30KT.
OTLK...MVFR CIGS WIND.
SWRN...SCT050 BKN CI. AFT 08Z SCT025 BKN035-050 TOPS FL180.
CHC -RA. WIND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
NERN...SCT040 OVC100 LYRD FL200. AFT 08Z BKN020 OVC040.
OCNL -FZRASNPL LWRG VIS 5SM. OTLK...MVFR CIGS AFT 17Z VFR
WIND.
SERN...SCT CI. BECMG 0811 SCT025 BKN-OVC040 TOPS FL180.
OCNL -RA. WIND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
.
IA
NWRN...SKC. AFT 05Z WIND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
SWRN AND CNTRL...SKC. AFT 08Z SCT-BKN020 BKN050 TOPS 150 BKN CI.
WIND S G25KT. ISOL -SHRA. OTLK...VFR WIND.
ERN...SCT-BKN CI. AFT 11Z SCT080 OVC100-120. WIND S G25KT.
OTLK...VFR WIND.
.
MO
NWRN...SCT-BKN030 BKN-OVC100 LYRD FL220. ISOL -SHRA. WIND S
G25KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
SWRN...SKC OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...SKC. AFT 11Z BKN040 BKN100 TOPS FL180. ISOL -SHRA.
OTLK...VFR SHRA AFT 17Z VFR.
S CNTRL...BKN025 TOPS 060. AFT 11Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
SERN...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
WI MI LS LM LH
NRN WI/UPR MI/LS/NRN LM...BKN CI. AFT 11Z OVC040 LYRD FL200. OCNL
-RASN. WIND S G30KT. OTLK...MVFR CIGS RASN WIND.
SRN WI/SRN LM...BKN CI. OTLK...MVFR CIGS FZRASNPL WIND.
LWR MI/LH...SKC. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SN WIND.
.
IL
NRN...SKC. AFT 08Z BKN150 TOPS FL200 BKN CI. AFT 11Z OVC080. WIND
S 25G35KT. OTLK...VFR RASN WIND AFT 17Z MVFR CIGS SHRA WIND.
CNTRL...SKC. AFT 05Z BKN CI. AFT 11Z SCT050 BKN100 TOPS FL180.
WIND S G25KT. OTLK...VFR SHRA WIND.
SRN...SKC OCNL FEW CI. AFT 11Z SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
IN
NRN AND CNTRL...SKC. AFT 08Z SCT100 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR WIND.
SRN...SKC. AFT 11Z SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
KY
WRN...SKC OCNL FEW CI. AFT 11Z BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL AND ERN...SKC. AFT 11Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
....
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