Blowing Snow Snow Storm Alert Winter

Forecast Snowfall Update

Winter Storm Warnings, Winter Weather Advisories and Winter Storm Watches are in effect for northern and western regions of the state.  For the latest on the winter weather alerts, please visit our Winter Weather Page. The latest snowfall forecast still showing north-central, South Dakota and back towards the northwest seeing the heaviest amounts.  Some locations Read More…

Blowing Snow Snow Storm Alert Winter

Warnings Grow

Winter Storm Warnings have increased in size as the storm system moves closers to the state.  Winter Storm Warnings are in effect until 6:00am Friday morning for the Black Hills and northwest, South Dakota.  The southwest remains under a Winter Storm Warning until noon on Friday and across north-central, South Dakota the warning remains until Read More…

Blowing Snow Snow Storm Alert Winter

Major Winter Storm Update

Future Radar:  Thursday at 2:00pm CDT Winter Storm Watches and Warnings are in effect for a good part of the state, starting as soon as tomorrow.  This powerful winter storm is expected to start pushing precipitation into northwest, South Dakota by tomorrow afternoon.  This precipitation is forecast to be rain before changing over to snow Read More…

Blowing Snow Snow

Early Winter Storm

A powerful upper level storm system along with a cold front will move across the area bring an early start to winter.  Unseasonable below normal temperatures, snow, and gusty winds are forecast to impact the region starting as soon as Wednesday afternoon. Already the National Weather Service in Rapid City has placed counties in western, Read More…

Blowing Snow Snow Winter

Winter May Start Early

A strong storm system is forecast to impact the state by mid-week into the last part of the work week.  Accumulating snow, gusty winds and well below normal temperatures are expected filter into the western, South Dakota on Wednesday.  This wintry weather is forecast to move east through Thursday and Friday bring the risk for Read More…

Blizzard Blowing Snow Storm Alert Winter

Snow Continues

Snow continues to fall across the state with Blizzard Warnings, Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisories remaining in effect.  For the latest weather alerts, please check out our Weather Alerts page. Already many locations across the state have seen over 20 inches of snow.  At of 9:00pm CDT, 5 miles north of Hamill and Read More…

Blizzard Blowing Snow Snow Storm Alert Winter

Snowfall Reports

As of 7:30pm CDT, here are the top snowfall reports over seven inches… Dupree: 18.0″ Mud Butte: 18.0″ 9SW of Red Elm: 15.0″ 17NW of Belle Fourche: 13.0″ 10SE of Zeona: 12.0″ Redig: 11.0″ Eagle Butte: 11.0″ 17SW of Usta: 11.0″ 8SW of Glad Valley: 10.0″ Castlewood: 9.2″ Vienna: 9.1″ Hayti: 9.0″ 1S of Chelsea: Read More…

Blizzard Blowing Snow Storm Alert Winter

Interstates Closed

Photo Credit: Pennington County Sheriff’s Office From the State of South Dakota… Officials with the South Dakota Departments of Transportation and Public Safety are closing Interstate 90 from Rapid City to Mitchell at 5:30 p.m. CDT. I-90 from Mitchell to Sioux Falls and I-29 from Sioux Falls to Brookings will both close at 7 p.m. Read More…

Blizzard Blowing Snow Freezing Rain Heavy Rain Rain Snow Storm Alert Wind Winter

Strong Storm Still Coming

The powerful winter storm still forecast to impact South Dakota starting tomorrow and continue into Thursday as well as Friday morning. The National Weather Service has placed east-central, northeast, central, south-central and southwest, South Dakota under a Blizzard Warning.  Winter Storm Watches are still in effect for southeast and north-central, South Dakota.  The far west Read More…