September 25, 2020

SOUTH DAKOTAS WEATHER IS ALWAYS ON OUR RADAR

Foggy Conditions Haunt the East

Photo Creidt: SDDOT Camera System near Victor at 6:13am CST 01/23/2020
Photo Creidt: SDDOT Camera System near Victor at 6:13am CST 01/23/2020

Temperatures into the 30s yesterday, snow across the region began to melt. As temperatures started to cool off for the overnight hours, fog started to develop across the east. The fog was dense at a time dropping to less than a mile. Around the 8:00 pm CST, Brookings Airport reported a visibility of a half-mile. As the night continued, the visibility improved sitting at 1.25 miles as of 6:00 am CST.

Up north in Watertown, the visibility dropped to a quarter of a mile at around 9:00 pm CST but greatly improved to 3 miles at 6:00 am this morning.