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5:05 PM CDT on April 01, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 1411 ft 43.91 °N, 95.11 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

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81 °F
Feels Like 81 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 38 mph

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Waxing Gibbous, 94% visible
Pressure 29.49 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 37 °F
Humidity 21%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 7.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KMWM 012153Z AUTO 19024G33KT 10SM CLR 27/03 A2949 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NE

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Pressure 29.49 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 37 °F
Humidity 21%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 7.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KMWM 012153Z AUTO 19024G33KT 10SM CLR 27/03 A2949 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NE

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Wind Advisory
Statement as of 2:32 PM CDT on April 01, 2015

... Wind Advisory now in effect until 6 PM CDT this evening...

* timing... strong winds will persist through the late afternoon.

* Weather conditions... southerly winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts
to 45 mph can be expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.





Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 3:07 PM CDT on April 01, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening
for low relative humidity and strong winds for fire weather zones
255... 256... 257... 258 and 900... ... red flag warning in effect
from 11 am to 7 PM CDT Thursday for low relative humidity and
strong winds for fire weather zones 255... 256... 257... 258 and
900...

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 11 am to 7 PM CDT Thursday. The
Fire Weather Watch for Thursday is no longer in effect.


The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 900. Fire weather zone 255.
Fire weather zone 256. Fire weather zone 257. Fire weather
zone 258.

* Wind... southwest winds 20 to 35 mph will become northwest at 20
to 35 mph by late afternoon. Northwest winds are expected to
increase to 20 to 30 mph Thursday afternoon.

* Humidity... will remain near 25 percent for the remainder of the
afternoon. Relative humidity will fall to 15 to 25 percent on
Thursday.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.



Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.