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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

Watertown, Watertown Municipal Airport (KATY)

Lat: 44.9°NLon: 97.15°WElev: 1745ft.

A Few Clouds

50°F

10°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1003.1 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 22 Feb 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Watertown SD

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 24, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 45 by 5pm. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow after 1am. Low around 24. Windy, with a northeast wind 21 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly before 1pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 1pm. High near 24. Windy, with a north wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a north wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 45 by 5pm. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow after 1am. Low around 24. Windy, with a northeast wind 21 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Snow, mainly before 1pm. Areas of blowing snow before 1pm. High near 24. Windy, with a north wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a north wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Watertown SD
 44.91°N 97.17°W (Elev. 1755 ft)
11:28 am CST Feb 22, 2017
12pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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