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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 12:48 PM CDT on March 29, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on March 29, 2015


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* timing... strong winds will continue through the afternoon hours
before diminishing by sunset.

* Weather conditions... sustained northwest winds 25 to 35 mph
with gusts up to 50 mph.

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 11:41 AM CDT on March 29, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on March 29, 2015


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening
for strong wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
249... 255... 256... 258 and 300...

* affected area... fire weather zone 249. Fire weather zone 255.
Fire weather zone 256. Fire weather zone 258. Fire weather
zone 300.

* Wind... northwest winds 25 to 35 mph... with gusty early
afternoon of 45 to 50 mph.

* Humidity... minimum values will vary from around 20 percent in
Lower Brule areas... to 25 to 30 percent east of the James
Valley toward northwest Iowa.

* 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.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:22 PM CDT on March 29, 2015



... Highest wind reports since midnight Sunday ...

Location speed time/date
4 se Lakefield 57 mph 1230 PM 03/29
3 S Hendricks 57 mph 0225 am 03/29
Flandreau 55 mph 1040 am 03/29
3 W Dovray 55 mph 0210 am 03/29
1 SSW Vermillion 53 mph 0915 am 03/29
Mitchell Municipal Airport 53 mph 1020 am 03/29
Marshall Field 53 mph 0215 am 03/29
Sioux Gateway Airport 53 mph 0947 am 03/29
Marshall 52 mph 0945 am 03/29
Madison Airport 52 mph 1155 am 03/29
1 WNW Lake Benton 52 mph 1131 am 03/29
Pipestone Airport 52 mph 1015 am 03/29
Huron Regional Airport 51 mph 0848 am 03/29
Jackson Airport 51 mph 0113 PM 03/29
1 WSW Beaver Creek 50 mph 1125 am 03/29
Lake Andes RAWS 50 mph 0941 am 03/29
Chamberlain Municipal ap 49 mph 0755 am 03/29
Sioux Falls Airport 49 mph 1151 am 03/29
2 ENE Rushmore 49 mph 1245 PM 03/29
Windom Muni Airport 49 mph 1253 PM 03/29
White Lake - sdsu 49 mph 0740 am 03/29
Yankton chan Gurney ap 49 mph 1035 am 03/29
Worthington Airport 48 mph 1155 am 03/29
2 ENE Truesdale 48 mph 1103 am 03/29
Tracy Airport 48 mph 1145 am 03/29
Slayton Municipal Airport 47 mph 1133 am 03/29
Spencer Municipal Airport 47 mph 1031 am 03/29
3 SSE Lake Park 46 mph 0106 PM 03/29
2 ESE Wessington Springs 46 mph 0855 am 03/29
1 SSE Wagner 46 mph 0915 am 03/29
3 NE Sibley 46 mph 1104 am 03/29
Storm Lake Airport 46 mph 1035 am 03/29
Luverne Airport 45 mph 1156 am 03/29
Oak Lake 45 mph 0200 PM 03/29
Orange City Airport 45 mph 1115 am 03/29
Parkston-sdsu 45 mph 1000 am 03/29
Sheldon Airport 45 mph 1135 am 03/29
1 WSW Orange City 44 mph 0940 am 03/29
2 W Arco 43 mph 0245 am 03/29
6 se Centerville 43 mph 1100 am 03/29
Cherokee Municipal Airport 43 mph 1235 PM 03/29
1 NE Platte 43 mph 0855 am 03/29
1 ESE Gregory 43 mph 1055 am 03/29
Le Mars Airport 43 mph 0915 am 03/29
Moville 43 mph 0940 am 03/29
Brandon 43 mph 1116 am 03/29
Sioux Falls landfill 43 mph 1020 am 03/29
Baltic 42 mph 1120 am 03/29
1 ENE Tea 41 mph 1215 PM 03/29
1 NW Ida Grove 41 mph 1000 am 03/29
Pipestone 41 mph 1121 am 03/29
Platte 40 mph 0658 am 03/29


Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


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