Weather Forecast



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
May 27, 2016
21 cattle lay dead around a metal feeder that was struck by lightning Wednesday night in McCook County. (Photo courtesy of the Moody County Sheriff's Office)
Lightning strike kills 21 cattle in McCook County
May 27, 2016 - 11:37am
May 23, 2016
Cecil Sachtjen, 55, of Winner, loads debris into a Bobcat on Monday after a Sunday tornado caused damage to a home southwest of Winner. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Wind, rain cause damage around region
May 23, 2016 - 7:52pm
April 18, 2016
A drop of water begins to fall off a branch as rain comes down on Monday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Wet weekend brings an inch of water to Mitchell
April 18, 2016 - 5:22pm
March 12, 2016
Mitchell temps. reach record high Friday, approach 80 degrees
March 12, 2016 - 10:02am
February 28, 2016
Ten-year-old cousins Kara Wormstadt, left, of Artesian, and Mady Thompson, of Mitchell, wave at passing cars while selling Girl Scout cookies on First Avenue on Saturday in Mitchell, taking advantage of record-setting warm temperatures. According to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, Mitchell's high temperature of 69 degrees broke the previous record of 64 degrees recorded in both 1921 and 1926. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Saturday's temp a record high in Mitchell for Feb. 27
February 28, 2016 - 11:32am
February 3, 2016
Jessica Long, a para-educator at Longfellow Elementary School, blocks traffic to allow people to cross the street at the corner of East First Avenue and South Mentzer Street after school was let out early at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday because of the weather. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Winter storm blankets area
February 3, 2016 - 3:22pm
Sidewalk snow 'a public safety issue'
February 3, 2016 - 3:18pm
February 2, 2016
Mitchell to avoid worst of snowfall
February 2, 2016 - 11:11am
January 26, 2016
Tim Friederich runs a snow blower along the sidewalk cleaning off the snow outside of First United Methodist Church along Rowley Street on Monday morning in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Area hit by 'quick little' snow storm
January 26, 2016 - 8:00am
January 11, 2016
No cold-temperature records set over weekend
January 11, 2016 - 9:13am
December 16, 2015
A semi-truck struck a guardrail Wednesday afternoon 11 miles west of Okaton on Interstate 90. Westbound traffic was blocked for about one-and-a-half hours. (South Dakota Highway Patrol Facebook page)
Winter storm leads to flurry of crashes
December 16, 2015 - 7:28pm