Winter Storm Warning For Sioux Falls Wednesday into Thursday
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for parts of South Dakota including Sioux Falls and Minnehaha County. The Warning is in effect from 6:00 PM Wednesday (1/18/23) through Tuesday morning.
"Plan on slippery road conditions. Heavy falling snow and patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the Thursday morning commute."
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD 252 AM CST Wed Jan 18 2023 MNZ081-089-090-098-SDZ062-181700- /O.EXT.KFSD.WS.W.0002.230119T0000Z-230119T1500Z/ Cottonwood-Nobles-Jackson-Rock-Minnehaha- 252 AM CST Wed Jan 18 2023 ...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph. * WHERE...In Minnesota, Cottonwood, Nobles, Jackson and Rock Counties. In South Dakota, Minnehaha County. * WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 9 AM CST Thursday. * IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Heavy falling snow and patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the Thursday morning commute. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.