Parts of the Dakotas are in for a snowy weekend.
The National Weather Service has posted a winter weather advisory for central and east central South Dakota through Friday, and a winter storm watch for the north central and northeast parts of the state Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning.
Reported snow totals Friday were highest across the vertical middle of South Dakota. About 10 inches of snow fell in Meade County about 8 miles west-northwest of Marcus, while downtown Spearfish recorded 4.3 inches. Some areas around Pierre received 5 inches and Arlington recorded about 4 inches.
The weather service says accumulating snow and blowing snow also are possible throughout North Dakota this weekend, and wind chills in the region could plummet to as low as 30 degrees below zero.
Most Popular Today
How Much Money Will Super Bowl 50 Bring Its Host City?
The Super Bowl Ad Game: Celebrities, Animals And Humor
- 3.Retail & Restaurants
Football Fans Fill Sports Bars For Super Bowl 50
- 4.Your Money Matters
Phishing Emails Targeting Jobseekers
- 5.Retail & Restaurants
Consumer Alert: BBB Valentine's Day Tips For Your Heart And Wallet
Sioux Falls Is A Top Pick For College Grads
- 7.Health Care
New $18 Million Hospital Planned For Custer
- 8.Education Funding
Sales Tax Hike For Teacher Pay Passes State House Committee
- 9.Education Funding, Education
Teacher Pay Tax Hike Set For Debate In Legislative Committee
- 10.Crops, General
USDA Grant To Help South Dakota Increase Ethanol Usage