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Santa Claus May Have to Put Wheels on His Sleigh This Year. Are We Headed for a Brown Christmas?

Meteorologist Todd Heitkamp with the Sioux Falls National Weather Service says the upper Midwest will experience above normal temperatures during December.

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If You Hate This Cold November Weather, Here’s Some Facts That May Make You Hate It More

November is not officially winter, but this year South Dakota along with most of the nation is getting an early winter blast.  

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Don’t Look For A Lot Of Sun – Or Snow – This Month

Todd Heitkamp of the Sioux Falls National Weather Service runs through some of the November weather statistics for this part of the country.

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Winter Weather Forecast for Sioux Falls from National Weather Service Meteorologist Todd Heitkamp

It's that time of year again. Oct. 22nd is 'Winter Weather Preparedness Day'.

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There’s Reason To Get Up Early Wednesday Morning – A Blood Moon Will Be Visible Just Before 6 AM

Todd Heitkamp of the Sioux Falls National Weather Service describes what a 'Blood Moon' is and what causes it.

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Weather Service Radar Powerful Enough To Detect Bugs

Interesting discussion Wednesday morning between Chad and Todd about the power of the National Weather Service radar. Would you believe it can detect insects?

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Award Being Named After Longtime Weather Observer

Ask anyone at the National Weather Service and they'll tell you just how important volunteer weather observers are.

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Canton Now Has a Rain Record They Really Didn’t Want

According to SDSU's igrow Agricultural teaching platform, Canton established a new state record for the wettest month at any location in South Dakota.

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Was June Wet? You Bet!

The NWS says June 2014 was not only the wettest June ever in Sioux Falls, but it was also the wettest month since record-keeping began in 1893.

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Sioux Falls Weather Bureau Upgrades Affecting Weather Radio

If your Weather Radio doesn’t work Thursday, there’s a good reason.  Thankfully the outage will not be long. 

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