User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


63° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

A Healthy Dose Of Rain

June 2, 2014, 5:42 PM by Scot Mundt

A Healthy Dose Of Rain

The sun was shining on Monday, but when clouds over took the sky this weekend, heavy rain fell with some in KELOLAND picking up well over an inch or two.

The highest rain amounts in the week are found in eastern KELOLAND with widespread one to three inches.  Sioux Falls and Flandreau both made it over three and a half inches.  Areas of eastern and northeast KELOLAND received amounts of over two inches; some of the two inch rains even made it into central South Dakota with Pierre picking up just over two.  Western South Dakota received about a half to two inches as well with three-quarters in Rapid City and almost an inch and a half in Lead.

Of course, you may have received a lot more or a lot less.  A viewer emailed us an amount of 6.6 inches in Brookings with a farmer receiving 7.1 just south of Brookings.

All of this rain will have an impact on the drought monitor.  That gets assessed on Tuesday but doesn't officially come out until Thursday.  Speaking of Tuesday, more rain is on the way, with the best chance for southern KELOLAND.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments







 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View weather

You may also like

Storm Center Update- Tuesday AM

9/30/2014 5:58 AM

We have a very active forecast today in KELOLAND as showers and thunderstorms will be likely in many areas.

Full Story
October Chill

9/26/2014 6:45 PM

As we start October, cooler air will return to KELOLAND.

Full Story | Watch
October To Bring Colder Temperatures, Chance Of Snow

9/30/2014 5:34 PM

The fall chill continues to be felt in KELOLAND and it should be in full force in October. 

Full Story | Watch
Storm Center Update- Monday AM

9/29/2014 6:29 AM

Scattered rain overnight continues to affect parts of KELOLAND this morning.

Full Story
Storm Center Update - Monday PM

9/29/2014 2:39 PM

Tuesday will be another day with rain in western and central South Dakota

Full Story


Events