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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

County Warning and Forecast Area


The National Weather Service office in Sioux Falls, SD, has warning and forecast responsibility for 24 counties in Southeast and East Central South Dakota, 8 counties in Southwest Minnesota, 11 counties in Northwest Iowa, and 2 counties in Extreme Northeast Nebraska.  Below is a map of the NWS Sioux Falls County Warning and Forecast Area.


NWS Sioux Falls County Warning Area


Below is a map of Forecast Areas across the Continental United States.  Click on the office name to jump to the homepage for that office.


Map of National Weather Service Offices around the United States.



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