Tracking late week winter storm

A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for late Thursday through Friday night and includes parts of eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota. We are watching a late week winter storm system that could bring 4-8 inches of snow to eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota this Thursday night through Friday. In addition, strong wind gusts of 25-35 mph on Friday afternoon and night could create areas of blowing and drifting snow. Stay tuned for updates.

Winter Storm Update

WINTER STORM WARNING is now in effect for places in RED. 6-12 inches of snow is possible in these areas. Snow will start across southern SD and northern NE on Thursday night and move into IA and MN Friday morning. The system will move out late Friday night.

Here are some projections:
Sioux Falls: 5-9″
Yankton/Vermillion: 4-8″
Mitchell: 4-8″
Chamberlain: 3-6″
Brookings: 3-6″
Watertown: 1-3″
Pierre: 1-3″
Mankato: 5-9″
Twin Cities: 2-6″