A winter warm-up has put motorists on alert and skaters on hold in South Dakota.
The National Weather Service on Sunday morning issued a rain and freezing rain advisory for the southeastern corner of the state. Weather officials say cold ground temperatures could make driving - and walking - tricky.
It is also bad news for skaters. The warm weather has forced the Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation Department to close its six outdoor skating rinks, two hockey rinks and warming houses.
Officials say the rinks will reopen when ice conditions improve.
Most Popular Today
Great Western Bank Buys Home Federal For $140M
- 2.Retail & Restaurants
Cyber Monday Sales Bring Down Target Website
- 3.Gas & Energy
Proposed Ethanol Plant Getting $250,000 Government Grant
Zuckerberg Is A Dad, And He's Giving Away Most Of His Money
- 5.Gas & Energy
EPA Boosts Amount Of Ethanol In Gasoline Supply
12 Nonprofits To Share $200,000 In Television Airtime
- 7.Retail & Restaurants
After Two Years, Construction Will Finally Begin On East Side Buffalo Wild Wings
- 8.Gas & Energy
Larchwood, Lester Consider Natural Gas Utilities
- 9.Education Funding
Board Of Regents To Meet Over GEAR UP Plan
Banks Tout Customer Benefits Following Great Western Purchase