Archive for January 2011

Video Update and Snow Totals

Posted: Monday, January 31, 2011 at 4:17 pm
By: Jay Trobec
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Snow Totals Across KELOLAND through about NOON on Monday

County Location ST Event Type Mag.
Lake Madison SD SNOW 9
Lincoln Ivanhoe MN SNOW 8
Brookings Brookings SD SNOW 8
Pipestone Pipestone MN SNOW 8
Roberts Wilmot SD SNOW 7.5
Pipestone Pipestone MN SNOW 7
Edmunds Roscoe SD SNOW 7
Lincoln Ivanhoe MN SNOW 7
Walworth Mobridge SD SNOW 6.8
Murray 4 N Currie MN SNOW 6.5
Brookings 1 Sw Brookings SD SNOW 6.5
Brookings 2 Ne Brookings SD SNOW 6.4
Deuel Clear Lake SD SNOW 6.1
Lyon Marshall MN SNOW 6
Brule W Chamberlain SD SNOW 5.9
Miner Carthage SD SNOW 5.6
Beadle Huron SD SNOW 5.5
Brown 8 Ne Columbia SD SNOW 5.5
Brown Aberdeen SD SNOW 5.5
Jerauld Wessington Springs SD SNOW 5
Aurora White Lake SD SNOW 5
Perkins Shadehill SD SNOW 4.8
Brookings Ssw Brookings SD SNOW 4.8
Hamlin 1 W Hayti SD SNOW 4.8
Roberts 3 W Sisseton SD SNOW 4.7
Spink Doland SD SNOW 4.3
Fall River Edgemont SD SNOW 4
Ziebach 10 Sw Red Elm SD SNOW 4
Campbell Pollock SD SNOW 4
Spink Turton SD SNOW 4
Roberts 4 Nne Victor SD SNOW 4
Lyon Marshall MN SNOW 4
Codington 1 W Watertown SD SNOW 4
Lyon S Marshall MN SNOW 4
Brookings 2 Sse Astoria SD SNOW 4
Traverse Browns Valley MN SNOW 4
Lincoln 4 Sse Sioux Falls SD SNOW 3.7
Lake 2 S Winfred SD SNOW 3.5
Mccook 5 Nw Montrose SD SNOW 3.5
Shannon 1 S Oglala SD SNOW 3.3
Shannon 11 Nnw Porcupine SD SNOW 3
Nobles Worthington MN SNOW 3
Davison Mitchell SD SNOW 3
Brown Westport SD SNOW 3
Murray Currie MN SNOW 3
Fall River Oral SD SNOW 3
Meade Opal SD SNOW 3
Traverse Wheaton MN SNOW 2.8
Pennington Downtown Rapid City SD SNOW 2.6
Minnehaha Sioux Falls SD SNOW 2.6
Brown Claremont SD SNOW 2.5
Perkins 8 Se Bison SD SNOW 2.5
Custer 1 Nw Downtown Custer SD SNOW 2.3
Jackson Lakefield MN SNOW 2.2
Edmunds Bowdle SD SNOW 2
Pennington Nw Downtown Rapid City SD SNOW 2
Crook 14 Ne Upton WY SNOW 2
Butte Hoover SD SNOW 2
Todd Mission SD SNOW 2
Tripp Winner SD SNOW 2
Pennington Pactola Reservoir SD SNOW 1.7
Minnehaha Sioux Falls SD SNOW 1.6
Butte Newell SD SNOW 1.5
Weston Downtown Newcastle WY SNOW 1.5
Jackson 2 Ese Cottonwood SD SNOW 1.4
Charles Mix Pickstown SD SNOW 1.2
Osceola 5 Ne Sibley IA SNOW 1
Meade 3 Ese Elm Springs SD SNOW 1
Lincoln Canton SD SNOW 0.6
Pennington Mount Rushmore SD SNOW 0.4

Funny Weather Comic

Posted: Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 8:34 am
By: Jay Trobec
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I saw this on a colleagues blog tonight and thought it was pretty funny… with the recent snow and cold I am sure many of our shorter in stature dogs can relate!

What NOT to do!

Posted: Sunday, January 16, 2011 at 12:37 pm
By: Jay Trobec
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With all the snow this year people are bound to have ice dams and a good way to prevent them is by removing some snow from your roof. The best way to do it is with a nice long snow rake… for an example of what not to do check out the video below!

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Snowfall Totals-January 10-11th

Posted: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 7:35 am
By: Brian Karstens
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The snow is finally ending, but not before leaving behind a swath of 5-12″ of snowfall.  We are looking at stronger winds today with some blowing and drifting snow.  Wind speeds will be 15-25 mph, so be advised and be aware of the road conditions and some hazardous travel in the countryside.  Here are the snowfall totals we’ve received with this storm.

Sioux Falls 6.2″ Huron 8.5″
Salem 8″ Akron, IA 9″
Luverne 7″ Sioux City 14″
Sioux Center, IA 6″ Vermillion 8.5″
Windom 3.3″ Gregory 5″
Marion 6.5″ Aberdeen 4.2″
Watertown 4″ Gettysburg 5.3″
Mobridge 6″ Pierre 6″
Huron 8.5″ Tyndall 9″
Yankton 8.5″ Brookings 5-6″