Most Of SD Bracing For Snow, Wind, Cold

Jan 9, 2018

National weather map for Tuesday, January 9, 2018. Most of South Dakota is bracing for heavy snow and high winds later this week. The storm will precede bitterly cold temperatures. South Dakota counties shaded in dark blue are in a Winter Storm Watch, with a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for counties in purple.
Credit National Weather Service

 Much of the Northern Plains is in for treacherous travel conditions this week.  After several days of above-normal temperatures, a strong cold front will bring heavy snow and powerful winds.  SDPB's Gary Ellenbolt visits with Jen Hacker with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls about what to expect Wednesday and Thursday.