Blowing Snow Winter

Travel Issues Remain

Photo Credit:  Lake County Sheriff’s Office – Highway 34 and Highway 19 Intersection Interstate 90 remains closed in western, South Dakota this morning as highway crews work on clearing over a foot of snow in some areas.  Also, State Highway 34 in Meade County and State Highway 73 south of Faith is closed or blocked Read More…

Blizzard Snow Winter

Thanksgiving Weekend Snowfall Reports

Photo Credit:  South Dakota Highway Patrol – Northern Black Hills, South Dakota The storm system that was responsible for over a couple feet of snow and shutting down the interstate has moved eastward.  Central City and Lead, both located in the Black Hills were on the top of the list with 30 inches of snow!  Read More…

Blizzard Blowing Snow Freezing Rain Snow Storm Alert Temperatures Winter

Storm Update – Saturday AM

Photo Credit:  Brookings County Sheriff’s Office Roads across the state are hazardous to travel on with almost all the highways in western, South Dakota under a no travel advisory.  Slippery, snow covered and icy conditions have been reported across northeast and east-central, South Dakota.  For the latest on road conditions, please visit SafeTravelUsa.com. The forecast Read More…

Fog Freezing Rain Winter

Numerous Crashes

Photo Credit:  Custer County Sheriff’s Office Emergency personnel and law enforcement were busy with Thanksgiving travelers and Black Friday shoppers.  Roads across western, South Dakota became slippery caused many headaches for motorists and first responders. This image posted by the Custer County Sheriff’s Office on Facebook shows a two vehicle accident on State Highway 79 Read More…

Highway
Blizzard Snow Storm Alert Winter

Interstate 90 Closing

Motorists in eastern, South Dakota are seeing their first signs of the winter storm this evening.  Across western, South Dakota law enforcement and emergency crews have been busy responding to a large number of collisions throughout the day caused by slippery highways. The state of South Dakota is planning on closing Interstate 90 in western, Read More…

Blizzard Freezing Rain Rain Snow Storm Alert Winter

Blizzard/Winter Storm Update

Blizzard Warnings and Winter Storm Warnings are in effect for western, central and northeast, South Dakota starting today and going into the weekend.  A couple of changes have been made from yesterday’s forecast on this storm. Frist, ice accumulations have dropped keeping amounts mainly under one tenth of an inch.  Some isolated higher amounts are Read More…

Freezing Rain Snow Storm Alert Winter

Black Friday Forecast

Here is a quick look at your Black Friday shopping forecast… ** BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTHWEST, SOUTH DAKOTA STARTING FRIDAY MORNING ** ** WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTH-CENTRAL, SOUTH DAKTOA STARTING FRIDAY MORNING** Skies will be mostly cloudy with a mixture of rain, freezing rain and snow across the state.  Highs Read More…

Blizzard Blowing Snow Freezing Rain Snow Storm Alert Winter

Thanksgiving Weekend Storm

A powerful and significant low-pressure system will bring rain, freezing rain, significant snows and blizzard conditions to South Dakota.  Already the National Weather Service in Rapid City has placed northwest and parts of west-central, South Dakota under a Blizzard Warning.  A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for the Black Hills where over a foot Read More…

Freezing Rain Snow Temperatures Winter

Black Friday Shopping

Black Friday shoppers may experience some weather issues later on today and into Friday.  The National Weather Service has placed central, east-central, north-central, northeast and southeast, South Dakota under a Winter Weather Advisory starting this afternoon and continuing into tonight and Friday morning. Mixture of light snow and light freezing drizzle is expected, which could Read More…

Freezing Rain Snow Storm Alert Winter

Thanksgiving Wintry Weather

Future Radar for 6:00pm CST Thanksgiving More wintry precipitation will push back into the region just after a winter storm pushes eastward this morning.  Already, Winter Weather Advisories have been issued for central, north-central and northeast, South Dakota for Thanksgiving afternoon and into the overnight and Friday morning. The forecast is calling for a mix Read More…