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.


72° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

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!

 

Strong Storms Moving Through SE South Dakota, SW MN, NW Iowa

June 16, 2014, 3:02 PM by Jaine Andrews

Strong Storms Moving Through SE South Dakota, SW MN, NW Iowa
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

A severe storm system carried heavy rain, winds of up to 80 miles an hour and hail as large as a half dollar as it moved through the area.

Heavy winds have caused some damage in Sioux Falls. Street flooding near the Empire Mall in Sioux Falls is creating problems for motorists in that area and high winds blew a truck off Interstate 90 in the Luverne, MN area.

Flash flooding was reported in many areas of Sioux Falls. Wind gusts of up to 80 miles an hour were reported near the airport in Sioux Falls. Heavy rain moved into the city of Sioux Falls shortly after 2:30 this afternoon.

According to some reports the hail that fell in the Sioux Falls area was up to a half-dollar in size. 

Multiple tornado warnings were issued for southeastern Minnesota and northwestern Iowa as the storms moved East. There are no reports of serious damage at this time.

The heaviest rainfall reports are in Southwestern Minnesota. The system brought up to two additional inches of rain to many areas already soaked by weekend rains. The ground is saturated in many areas and flash flood warnings have been issued for many parts of eastern KELOLAND.

See storm photos from across the area 

Keep updated with the latest on the forecast from the KELOLAND Live Doppler HD Storm Center

Watch LIVE Coverage 

KELOLAND News Ron Webb
Photo Credit:
Photo Gallery:

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View weather

You may also like

Storm Center Update- Wednesday AM

8/20/2014 5:54 AM

Scattered thunderstorms have developed this morning in eastern KELOLAND, some with large hail. 

Full Story
Storm Center Update - Wednesday PM

8/20/2014 2:34 PM

Scattered showers and storms will move through eastern KELOLAND this evening and tonight

Full Story
Severe Weather On The Rise

8/20/2014 5:28 PM

As temperatures begin to drop this time of year, our chances of severe weather begin to rise.

Full Story | Watch
Severe Weather Hits Parts Of KELOLAND

8/21/2014 6:42 PM

Parts of KELOLAND received severe damage from Wednesday's storms.

Full Story | Watch
Active Weather Week Ahead

8/18/2014 5:28 PM

Warm temperatures and high humidity will be around through at least midweek

Full Story | Watch


Events