Weather Forecast



February 21, 2017
Four-year-old Knox Mulder goes up and down on the seesaw with the help of his grandma  on Tuesday afternoon at East Park in Parkston. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Record warm streak set to snap
February 21, 2017 - 7:29pm
February 20, 2017
Melting snow in eastern South Dakota is increasing soil moisture, with more precipitation likely in March. Erin Wicker / Special to Agweek
Spring weather outlook for South Dakota hard to predict
February 20, 2017 - 10:04am
February 17, 2017
In this Forum News Service file photo Jon Muus gets a head start shoveling the sidewalk in front of his home during the recent snowfall. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service.
Heavy snowfall tied to higher heart attack risk for men
February 17, 2017 - 5:28pm
January 27, 2017
Weather shakes up area sports schedule
January 27, 2017 - 6:44pm
December 16, 2016
Mitchell High School students hop on the bus. School was let out at 1 p.m. Friday due to winter weather. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Snow starts as students get longer weekend
December 16, 2016 - 6:13pm
December 14, 2016
Better get the shovels and snow blowers ready as 2 to 4 inches of snow is expected over the weekend. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Temperatures expected to reach seven-year low
December 14, 2016 - 6:18pm
December 5, 2016
While the inflatable snowman at the intersection of Third Avenue and North Main Street is shivering, temperatures are expected to rise over the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. On Saturday, the forecast is for mostly cloudy skies with a 20 percent chance of rain before 1 p.m. and a high of 38 degrees. Sunday's forecast predicts mostly sunny skies and a high of 40 degrees. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Temperatures to drop to teens by Tuesday night
December 5, 2016 - 5:09pm
November 16, 2016
Tanner Jenks with Dakota Wesleyan sweeps the snow off the sidewalk in January in front of the DWU/Avera Sports and Wellness Complex in Mitchell. (Republic file photo)
South Dakota to see first snow of the season
November 16, 2016 - 5:35pm
November 14, 2016
A golfer makes their way across the greens on Lakeview Golf Course on Monday afternoon. While today's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a high near 66, things will be cooling off later this week with a chance of snow on Thursday night and into Friday. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Warm weather keeps Mitchell's fairways filled into November
November 14, 2016 - 5:01pm
October 12, 2016
Flooding waters of theTar River cover the Riverwalk Apartments due to rainfall caused from Hurricane Matthew in Greenville, North Carolina, U.S., October 11, 2016. REUTERS/Nicole Craine
Death toll climbs as floods swamp North Carolina after Hurricane Matthew
October 12, 2016 - 2:12pm
October 10, 2016
A utility pole with a no parking sign sits in a a creek after a lake burst its dam because of a deluge from Hurricane Matthew, in Fayetteville, North Carolina October 10, 2016.   REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
Hundreds in N.C. stranded in floods from Hurricane Matthew
October 10, 2016 - 5:24pm
September 7, 2016
People attend to damaged property following Monday morning's storm in Springfield that destroyed four homes, damaged 12 others and displaced 70 people. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Weather Service trying to determine why Springfield storm intensified so quickly
September 7, 2016 - 6:52pm
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
July 18, 2016
A rider takes their Sea Doo out for a ride on Monday afternoon on Lake Mitchell. The National Weather Service out of Sioux Falls is issuing an excsessive heat watch from 1 P.M. today through Friday. According to the NWS, an excessive heat watch means that a prolonged period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Temperatures later this week expected to reach well into triple digits
July 18, 2016 - 5:21pm