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Regional Weather Forecast
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
1103 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019 /1003 AM MST Sat Feb 23 2019/

A winter storm will impact much of the central plains and upper
midwest. Blizzard conditions may be possible in areas of the 
eastern Dakotas and southern and western Minnesota. Cold Arctic 
air will move into the Northern Plains early Sunday with gusty 
winds creating difficult travel conditions due to blowing and 
drifting snow. Dangerously cold wind chills will develop Sunday 
and Monday.

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KINGSBURY County, South Dakota Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory

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Hourly Observations For KINGSBURY County
100 PM CST SAT FEB 23 2019


SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BROOKINGS      CLOUDY    26  22  84 N13       29.82F FOG     WCI  15  
CHAMBERLAIN    CLOUDY    20  17  85 NW17      29.88F WCI   6          
HURON          PTSUNNY   19  13  77 NW14      29.89F WCI   6          
MITCHELL       CLOUDY    22  16  78 NW15      29.89F WCI   9          
SIOUX FALLS    CLOUDY    27  22  81 N17       29.81F FOG     WCI  14  
WINNER         FAIR      21  15  78 NW20      29.88F WCI   6          
YANKTON        CLOUDY    26  22  84 NW16      29.85R FOG     WCI  14  

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For KINGSBURY County,SD

431 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

There remains a small chance of patchy freezing drizzle this morning.
Light snow is possible this afternoon, although accumulations are
expected to remain light. Northwesterly winds will be on the
increase Saturday night and continue into Sunday leading to
significant blowing snow and reduced visibility.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Strong northwesterly winds will continue thru Sunday afternoon with
the continued risk of blowing snow and greatly reduced visibility. 

The active pattern continues into early next week with additional
snow chances Monday. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For KINGSBURY County, SD
127 PM CST Sat Feb 23 2019


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY

REST OF TODAY
Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of light freezing rain and snow. Highs around 25. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.

TONIGHT
Windy. Mostly cloudy. Areas of blowing snow through the night. Lows around 4 above. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph becoming 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph after midnight. Lowest wind chill readings 8 below to 18 below zero after midnight.

SUNDAY
Very windy. Colder. Partly sunny. Areas of blowing snow. Highs around 10. Northwest winds 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts around 40 mph in the afternoon. Lowest wind chill readings 11 below to 21 below zero.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light snow after midnight. Lows around 9 below. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of light snow in the morning. Highs around 4 above. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 7 below.

TUESDAY
Cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in the morning. Highs around 10.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. Lows around 3 below.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs around 10.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 2 below.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs around 16.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows around 4 above.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow through the day. Highs around 17.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For South Dakota

                             S DAKOTA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                FEB 28-MAR 4  MAR 2-MAR 8    FEB       FEB-APR                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

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FEBRUARY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS...WITH KENTUCKY HIGHLIGHS...
...1802...
A great snowstorm raged along the New England coast producing 48 inches
of snow north of Boston. Three large ships from Salem were wrecked
along Cape Cod. (David Ludlum)
...1936...
A severe blizzard in the Sierra Nevada Range closed Donner Pass. It
stranded 750 motorists and claimed seven lives. (David Ludlum)
---------- KENTUCKY CLIMATE HIGHLIGHTS ---------
...FEBRUARY 1899...
February.  "The month will go down in Kentucky history as 'the
cold February'.  From the 9th to the 14th was a period of
unprecedented cold; the temperature in many portions of the State
going to 20 to 30 degrees below zero," and to -33 degrees F at
Sandy Hook on 2/11/1899.  In at least one location, "the Kentucky
River, solidly frozen, was possible for team and wagon."
Priddy, UKAWC
...1996...
The mercury climbed to 79 degrees at the Jackson KY NWS Weather Office. This 
reading represents the warmest February temperature ever recorded at the Jackson 
Weather Office since climate records begin in 1981.
(NWS Jackson, KY)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky