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Active Weather Expected

A stormy weather pattern will impact the area today and into Friday along with the risk for severe thunderstorms.  Today, the risk of severe thunderstorms looks to be over southern and western, South Dakota.  The best risk will be over western, South Dakota later on this evening and into the overnight hours. Tomorrow brings another Read More…

Rain Snow Temperatures Winter

Records Broken

Records were broken during the month of May with coldest temperatures to the wettest month.  Rapid City had the 3rd coldest average temperature for the month with 48.4 degrees along with the 10th snowiest month with 6.4″ and the 3rd wettest month with 8.73″. Mount Rushmore had the snowiest May ever with a total 28.8″ Read More…

Rain Thunderstorms

Tuesday Brings Storms

Quiet weather conditions are in place across South Dakota controlled by a high pressure system in the region.  These conditions will not last as a wave of energy will bring chances of showers and thunderstorms to the area by later tonight and continue into Tuesday and Tuesday night.  By Wednesday the chance of precipitation will Read More…

Rain Temperatures

Clearing Skies and Cooler

Clouds with showers or isolated thunderstorms across the east this morning but clouds will moved out of here from west to east.  The Black Hills may see a chance of thunderstorm this afternoon.   Highs today will be much cooler from the mid 60s to the lower 70s Tonight brings mostly clear skies with a Read More…

Rain Thunderstorms

More Clouds and Rain

Warm and sunny conditions are not in the forecast for today.  The area will see mostly cloudy skies with chances of rain.  Showers and thunderstorms will be likely across southeast and east-central, South Dakota this morning and will continue to push into Minnesota. By this afternoon, another wave or showers and thunderstorms will move into Read More…

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Change in the Weather

Showers and thunderstorms have already been seen in western, South Dakota and are signs of things to come.  Today’s forecast is calling for mostly sunny skies in the east with partly to mostly cloudy skies in the west.  Chance of rain and thunderstorms continue for the west and central regions of the state. By tonight, Read More…

Rain Temperatures

Clearing Skies

Rain has moved into North Dakota and Minnesota and the clouds are not too far behind.  Already the sun can be seen across southwest and south-central and soon across the rest of the state.  Highs will be from the upper 50s in the northwest to the mid to upper 70s in the southeast.  Breezy conditions Read More…

Rain Snow Winter

Western Snows

A low pressure system is forecast to bring precipitation to South Dakota later tonight and into Tuesday.  This system will have enough cold air to produce snowfall across western, South Dakota and the Black Hills.  The heaviest snows, six inches or great amounts, looks to fall across the Black Hills where a Winter Storm Watch Read More…

Rain Snow Winter

Quick Hit of Winter

A quick hit of winter returns for tonight into Saturday morning.  Locations across north-central, northeast and east-central, South Dakota may see accumulating heavy snow.  Winter Weather Advisories are in effect for those areas that may see two to six inches of snow by Saturday afternoon. Below is Future Radar showing the timing of the storm Read More…