Freezing Rain Storm Alert Winter

Ice Creates Power Outages

Nearly 15,000 customers are out of power this morning, mainly across east-central and southeast, South Dakota.  According to the South Dakota Rural Electric Association (SDREA) the biggest impacts are in Lake, Minnehaha and Yankton counties. As of 9:30am this morning, over 4,500 members were out of power in Minnehaha County along with 2,700 members in Read More…

Freezing Rain Rain Snow Storm Alert Winter

Wednesday’s AM Commute

The start to the strong storm will begin later tonight and into Wednesday Morning.  Wednesday’s morning commute looks to bring a mixture of rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow to east-central, central and southwest, South Dakota (areas in pink).  Those traveling on U.S. Highway 14 or Interstate 90 from Murdo and west see the best Read More…

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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…

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Storm Reports So Far

Photo Credit: Pennington County Sheriff’s Office Impacts from this powerful storm system has been seen across the state today.  From blizzard conditions that have shutdown Interstate 90 to flooding from heavy rains as been seen.  So far, the highest snowfall report has came in from near Norris with 8.2 inches.   The highest rainfall report for Read More…

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Storm Details

A powerful storm is forecast to bring rain, freezing rain, heavy wet snows, blizzard conditions, risk of flooding and even thunderstorms to the state on Wednesday into Thursday.  Already Blizzard Warnings, Winter Storm Warnings, Winter Storm Watches and Flood Watches are in effect for the state.  For the latest on the weather alerts, please visit Read More…