Ice and Heavy Rain in the Southern States; Upcoming Arctic Blast for Northeast

The epic ice storm across a portion of the Southern U.S. will come to an end on Thursday. A system tracking near the Gulf Coast will clear-out the frozen mess, while also producing heavy rain and perhaps a severe thunderstorm for the Gulf Coast states. Meanwhile, a glancing shot of arctic air will sweep through the Northeastern U.S. on Friday to produce very dangerous wind chills through Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Yankton, Chan Gurney Municipal Airport (KYKN)

Lat: 42.92°NLon: 97.38°WElev: 1306ft.

Fair

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1023.7 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Feb 4:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Yankton SD

  • Today

    Today: A chance of flurries between 8am and noon.  Patchy blowing snow between 11am and noon. Increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to around 4 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -19. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: -6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -21. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of flurries between 8am and noon. Patchy blowing snow between 11am and noon. Increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to around 4 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -19. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -21. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Yankton SD
 42.88°N 97.4°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
3:44 am CST Feb 2, 2023
5am CST Feb 2, 2023-6pm CST Feb 8, 2023
 
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