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Current Weather Conditions

 
Hover over or click station to get METAR and TAF (if available). Flight Categories: VFR=GreenVFR   MVFR=BlueMVFR   IFR=RedIFR   LIFR=PurpleLIFR

SUX TAF

 

KSUX - Sioux Gateway Airport

Forecast valid from 0000 GMT 21 Oct 2021 to 0000 GMT 22 Oct 2021

Latest observation at 0021 GMT 21 Oct 2021

For situational awareness. Not to be used for flight planning purposes

Potential Impact None Slight Moderate High
Time 0021Z 21/01Z 21/02Z 21/03Z 21/04Z 21/05Z 21/06Z 21/07Z 21/08Z 21/09Z 21/10Z 21/11Z 21/12Z 21/13Z 21/14Z 21/15Z
VIS 10 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6 >6
CIG 17 15 15 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 23
Cover BKN OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC OVC BKN SCT
FltCat MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR MVFR VFR
WX VCSH VCSH
WDir 300 300 300 310 310 310 310 310 310 310 310 310 310 310 320 320
WSpd 12 16 16 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 11
WGust 25 25 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 19 19
FTUS53 KSUX 202321 RRF
KSUX 202320Z 2100/2124 30016G25KT P6SM VCSH OVC015
     FM210300 31013G22KT P6SM OVC011
     FM211400 32012G19KT P6SM BKN023
     FM211500 32011G19KT P6SM SCT060
     FM212000 33010KT P6SM FEW250

 


TAF Impacts - Surrounding Airports

 

Potential Impact None Slight Moderate High
Time OBS 21/01Z 21/02Z 21/03Z 21/04Z 21/05Z 21/06Z 21/07Z 21/08Z 21/09Z 21/10Z 21/11Z 21/12Z 21/13Z 21/14Z 21/15Z
KOFK                                
KFSD   CIG CIG CIG CIG CIG CIG CIG CIG              
KFOD CIG CIG CIG                          

NOTE: TEMPO conditions in [brackets]. Keep in mind TEMPO conditions might be better (lower impact) than prevailing conditions.


Aviation Weather Forecasts

aviation surface weather forecast
aviation cloud forecast
 

KSUX Vertical Wind Profile


Model Probability Forecasts

model meteogram for SUX airport

 

ceiling height plot

Bar graphs indicate the probability of selected flight category element. The color represents the difference (using 10% thresholds between categories) between the probability and the threshold required to make a categorical forecast. Solid black lines indicate the threshold value at each hour

 

visibility plot for SUX airport

Bar graphs indicate the probability of selected flight category element. The color represents the difference (using 10% thresholds between categories) between the probability and the threshold required to make a categorical forecast. Solid black lines indicate the threshold value at each hour

 


Extended Forecast

 

Tonight
 

Chance Showers then Cloudy

Low: 39°

Thursday
 

Becoming Sunny

High: 54°

Thursday Night
 

Partly Cloudy then Areas Frost

Low: 34°

Friday
 

Chance Sprinkles/Flurries then Sunny

High: 57°

Friday Night
 

Clear then Frost

Low: 33°

Saturday
 

Frost then Mostly Sunny

High: 59°

Saturday Night
 

Mostly Cloudy then Chance Showers

Low: 43°