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Strong Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible

A frontal boundary stretching from New Mexico across Texas and into the Gulf Coast will be the focus for strong to severe thunderstorms. Heavy rain, with local flooding is also possible in these areas. A low pressure area near the Carolina coast may also bring heavy rain and local flooding. Read More >

For the NWS Sioux Falls CWA

Severe Weather Awareness Week
Dates for the rest of the U.S.
SOUTH DAKOTA: April 24-28, 2017
Tornado Drill - Wednesday, April 26
Watch - 10:00 AM
Warning - 10:15 AM
MINNESOTA: April 17-21, 2017
Tornado Drill - Thursday, April 20
Watch - 1:00 PM  
Warning - 1:45 PM
2nd Warning - 6:45 PM
(participating counties only)
NEBRASKA: March 27-31, 2017
Tornado Drill - Wednesday, March 29
Watch - 10:00 AM
Warning - 10:30 AM
IOWA: March 27-31, 2017
Tornado Drill - Wednesday, March 29
Watch - 10:00 AM
Warning - 10:30 AM


(All events listed below are Spotter Training sessions unless otherwise noted.)