BLIZZARD WARNING Now Issued Minnesota, Iowa, SD Tri-State Area
The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a BLIZZARD WARNING and much of the Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota tri-state area. It's Dangerous to Travel!
The NWS has issued a WIND CHILL WARNING in effect until 6 pm Friday.
There is now also a BLIZZARD WARNING in effect until 6 pm Friday.
This includes the city of Sioux Falls and the following counties in South Dakota, Minnesota, and Iowa...
- Charles Mix
- Bon Homme
The Wind Chill Warning continues for dangerously cold wind chills. Wind chills as low as 50 below zero.
For the Blizzard Warning, blizzard conditions are expected. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.
Expect Areas of blowing snow that could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commutes.
Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 5 minutes.
The Coldest Temperatures in Sioux Falls History