Heavy Rain Thunderstorms

Friday’s Rainfall Amounts

Strong thunderstorms on Friday and Friday night brought heavy rains to the region.  Below are the official rainfall amounts… Aberdeen:  1.23″ Brookings:  2.19″ Buffalo: 1.43″ Chamberlain:  0.65″ Custer: 0.13″ Faith: 0.22″ Huron:  1.86″ Mitchell: 0.77″ Mobridge:  1.06 Philip: 1.08″ Pierre:  0.92″ Pine Ridge: 0.17″ Rapid City Airport: 0.76″ Rapid City NWS: 0.53″ Sioux Falls Airport: 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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Flooding from Storm

After heavy rains and melting snow, the eastern half of the state had people dealing with flooding.  The Yankton Fire Department posted this image on Facebook and stated the department and the Yankton Search and Rescue had to rescue and evacuate stranded motorist and people that were trapped from raising flood waters on Thursday. According 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…