Weather Forecast



July 21, 2016
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
July 21, 2016 - 4:59pm
People dine Thursday at Zesto in Mitchell. Employees said the ice cream shop was busy all day due to heat. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Streak of days below 100 degrees falls
July 21, 2016 - 10:14am
June 13, 2016
OUR VIEW: Youth tourneys need to be aware of heat
June 13, 2016 - 5:29pm
September 3, 2015
More high temperatures across the Dakotas
September 3, 2015 - 3:27pm
June 25, 2015
Canon Moller (8) goes down the slip n slide while hanging out at the Widstrom's on Wednesday afternoon. Today's forecast calls for a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Slip, Sliding fun
June 25, 2015 - 8:39am
June 18, 2015
Saharan silver ants forage in the midday sun and look like droplets of mercury rolling on the desert surface. The ants' hair allows the creatures to keep cool. ( Norman Nan Shi, Nanfang Yu/Columbia Engineering.)
Saharan silver ants use special hairs to survive the harshest desert heat
June 18, 2015 - 4:41pm
June 9, 2015
Walt Moody sneaks up past five-year-old Kooper while swimming along with Addyson (not pictured) on Tuesday afternoon at the Mitchell Aquatic Center. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Record heat hits Mitchell
June 9, 2015 - 6:37pm
July 21, 2014
Monday marks year's highest temperature yet
July 21, 2014 - 8:36pm
Hot weather blanketing much of the Dakotas
July 21, 2014 - 1:20pm
July 18, 2014
Global study: 2013 among hottest years
July 18, 2014 - 1:09pm
July 8, 2014
Salem storage unit damaged by smoke, heat
July 8, 2014 - 4:02pm
June 24, 2014
Animal experts: Don't leave children or pets in hot car
June 24, 2014 - 10:12pm
January 9, 2014
Haidlee Hanson, 4, left, and Shaylee Hanson, 5, play in a small pool at their grandmother Beverly Hanson’s house in Mitchell as the high temperature reached 98 degrees July 20, 2011. (Daily Republic file photo)
SD has sixth largest gap between temperature records
January 9, 2014 - 7:50pm
September 8, 2013
Corn silk emerges from an ear of corn in a field east of Bruce on Aug. 20. The hot, dry weather persisting in most areas of South Dakota could have a negative effect on soybean and corn yields. (AP Photo/Dirk Lammers)
Hot, dry weather could affect corn, soy yields
September 8, 2013 - 11:17pm
September 5, 2013
Iowa drought worsens in hottest week of the year
September 5, 2013 - 7:04pm