RAPID CITY, S.D. (KELO) — The Rapid City Regional Airport is closed to the winter storm in the area.
Visibility deteriorated throughout Saturday morning to the point that staff can no longer plow or operate equipment.
All commercial flights for the afternoon have been cancelled.
Airport officials are evaluating when the facility will re-open. They expect to release updates Saturday afternoon.
Winter Weather Resources
Here is the latest forecast update from the KELOLAND Live Doppler HD Storm Center:
Learn about the approaching storm in-depth from the KELOLAND Live Doppler HD Storm Center in the latest forecast update from our meteorologists:
For a full list of weather alerts in KELOLAND, click here.
✈ By Air
You can check airport delays at Sioux Falls Regional Airport or Rapid City Regional Airport. If you are flying to a major hub, be sure to check that airport’s status as well. Some common hubs out of KELOLAND are: Minneapolis/St. Paul, Denver or Chicago (O’Hare).