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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Yankton, Chan Gurney Municipal Airport (KYKN)

Lat: 42.92°NLon: 97.38°WElev: 1306ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 22 Feb 10:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Yankton SD

Blizzard Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 24, 06:00pm
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Blizzard Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely between 10am and 11am, then rain after 11am.  High near 38. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow before 1am, then patchy blowing snow after 4am. Low around 27. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 7 inches.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 28. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 5 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely between 10am and 11am, then rain after 11am. High near 38. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 1am, then patchy blowing snow after 4am. Low around 27. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 7 inches.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. High near 28. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 5 inches.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow before midnight. Patchy blowing snow between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Yankton SD
 42.89°N 97.4°W (Elev. 1237 ft)
8:14 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
11pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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