Freezing Temperatures Expected Tonight

The coldest air of the season is moving in tonight and for some that could bring our first freeze!

We Got 99 Problems but 100° Ain’t One

Tuesday Made it four straight years without an air temperature of 100° in Sioux Falls. A look at what has happened between then an now. Plus how realistic is a 100° temperature in September?

Triple Digit Heat Heading Our Way

July has gotten off to a cooler than normal start, but that is all about to change with dangerous heat set to arrive later this week!

Why Does Our Weather Move West to East?

An 8th grade class in Pierre wants to know why our weather moves west to east in the United States, Brandon has the answer.

Early May Heat Wave Expected This Week

It has been more than 200 days since we last hit the 80° in Sioux Falls, but that streak looks to end this week!

Do You Know What Your Siren Means?

Weather Siren Protocols are not uniform across the state of South Dakota... When a siren goes off, do you know what it actually means? Details here.

Severe Weather Awareness Week : Day 2

Many years ago, the public thought that Tornado Alley was only in Texas and Oklahoma.  Now we have better analysis of tornadoes and with the help of better data, we've discovered that Tornado Alley stretches much further north than we previously thought.

Severe Weather Awareness Week : Day 1

When it comes to getting an advisory, a watch, or a warning out to the public, there are words or terms that may become confusing to those receiving the message.  It's critical that life saving messages be understood for what they are, here's a quick look at the difference between watches and warnings.

March 26th Snow Totals

A quick moving low pressure system moved through the KDLT viewing area throughout the day on Saturday, leaving behind some pretty impressive snow totals... with some places nearly picking up a foot of snow.

Mid-March Winter Storm Totals

We have seen some heavy snow move across parts of the Sioux Empire, here is a look at the snow totals that we have received so far!

Winter Storm Narrowing in on the High Plains

Rain is turning to snow early today as a powerful winter storm continues to push deeper into the Plains.  This storm is using moisture from the Gulf and cooler Canadian temperatures to whip together some impressive late-season snowfall that could cause problems on the roadways.

Leap Day Snowfall Breaks Century Old Record

We saw plenty of snow on Leap Day, here's a list of the complete totals and some of the records that we broke!

Record Warmth Likely to End This Week

A mid February warm-up is on it's way and it could bring some record breaking warmth! Details on the warm up here!

Wednesday’s Snow Totals

While it wasn’t huge, many in eastern South Dakota, southwest Minnesota, and northwest Iowa woke up to some more snow early on Wednesday. Travel conditions were a little tough in northeast South Dakota as some were on the way to work! Here’s a list of snow totals that we have received from the National Weather Service in Aberdeen and Sioux Falls! Today’s 0.9” in Sioux Falls pushes the seasonal…

UPDATED Snow Reports - Groundhog Day Blizzard

Here is a list of the current snow reports that we received from across the area.

Ask Brandon: Why is it sometimes colder even if the sun is out?

We know the sun is supposed to warm us up. Why is it colder if the sun is out? The answer here in the latest Ask Brandon!

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