Another Winter Storm Expected Saturday
Here we go again; round three, or four, or whatever I lost count. Another winter storm is expected to roll over the Sioux Empire Saturday (February 24). The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Saturday for much of South Dakota that includes Sioux Falls.
The snow is expected to start Saturday morning and continue through the day, with five inched of new accumulation possible. Make plans now.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST SATURDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected, possibly mixed with a little freezing drizzle. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected. * WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast South Dakota, northwest Iowa and southwest Minnesota. * WHEN...From 9 AM to 9 PM CST Saturday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.