SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — A tornado that hit southern Sioux Falls and extensive storm destruction highlights are in Wednesday’s KELOLAND On The Go.
A common thing to see throughout Sioux Falls is fallen trees. At one point, Xcel Energy was reporting around 20,000 people without power. Stop lights went out all over the city.
With so much debris, the Sioux Falls public schools are starting late Wednesday morning. Just after 4:30 a.m. the district announced classes will start two hours late.
The Red Cross has set up a shelter for anyone affected by the storm. The shelter is at the Armory on the Sioux Empire Fairgrounds. At 6:45 a.m., there was no one at the Red Cross shelter.
As the surning rises Wednesday morning, destruction from late Tuesday’s tornado and storms is coming into a clearer view. If you have photos or video to share from your area of KELOLAND, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name and location.
Wednesday’s forecast contains the chance for more severe weather. Stay tuned for more forecast developments.
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