Snowfall

As Snow Continues To Pile Up, Spring Flooding Concerns Rise

SOUTH DAKOTA- Snow has been piling up across the viewing area over the last month with none of it melting away. The concern for spring time flooding rises as we stare down another storm this weekend. Meteorological spring has gotten off to a very cold start. This has caused the soil to be frozen down to 3 feet in a…

Keeping Fire Hydrants Clear of Snow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- When we get a lot of snow across the area, that just means we have some chores to do. Is the mailbox clear? Is my driveway shoveled? Another question we should be asking is; are the fire hydrants clear? When they’re not, that can be a huge pain for fire fighters when they arrive on the scene…

Snowfall Totals: Winter Storm From November 30th – December 2nd

Snowfall Totals: First Winter Storm This Season

KDLT Viewing Area- Our first winter storm of the season is in the books and there were some impressive snowfall totals. For some, we saw very little snow because of two dry pockets of air that developed over the Sioux Falls area, which kept those of us there from seeing the snow. Here is a full look at snowfall totals…

Thursday Snow Totals

Radar of Snow Starting Thursday Morning Ending Friday Morning On the edge of an incoming high pressure system, the Sioux Empire received a healthy amount of snow as we began to round off the week of February 5th. Most of the snow fell during the afternoon hours, with heavier bands of snow located near Pierre. Below is a list of…

Illegal Snow Dumping May Cause Problems In The Next Snowfall

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation reminds the public and commercial snow removal operators that it is illegal to place or dump excess snow on highway right of way, which includes driving surfaces, shoulders and ditches. “The recent snowstorm across western and central South Dakota the past few days has deposited a large amount of snow in…