Snow Winter

Clean Up After Snows

Clean up has taken shape today after large amounts of snow has fallen over western and central, South Dakota. Even at this hour (8:30pm CDT), the South Dakota Department of Transportation still has no travel advisories for north-central and part of central, South Dakota as roads are still snow packed.  Other county officials are warning 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…

Snow Winter

Snow Totals

Snowfall reports over five inches from Saturday’s storm… 6NE of Manto: 12.0″ 8N of Promise: 11.0″ 7NE of Leola: 10.5″ Milbank: 10.0″ 10SE of New Effington: 10.0″ Pollock: 10.0″ 6E of Timber Lake: 10.0″ 7W of Trail City: 10.0″ 5SW of Ladner: 10.0″ 15SW of Lodgepole: 10.0″ 4N of Victor: 9.5″ Herreid: 9.5″ 2SE of Read More…

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Road Closures

From the state of South Dakota… Interstate 29 is closed effective immediately from the North Dakota border to Watertown, both north and southbound lanes. Interstate 90 is closed from Wall to Mitchell effective immediately, both east and westbound lanes. While visibility is improving west river, there are limited accommodations east of Wall. Travel across much Read More…

Freezing Rain Snow Winter

Responders Busy Today

Snow, freezing rain and wintry mix has credit travel issues across the state.  Law enforcement and other emergency personnel have responded to many crashes.  This image from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office shows an injury accident at Highway 17 and Highway 44 during this morning. Photo Credit: Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office

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Storm’s Headaches

Slippery ice, snow and slush covered roads are creating issues for motorist today.  This image below is from the Butte County Sheriff’s Office in western, South Dakota showing a motorist in the ditch. The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reporting most the highways in the state are slippery and requesting motorist to slow down Read More…