Remaining dry and seasonable to begin the week

Your Latest First Alert Forecast
Published: Sep. 24, 2022 at 7:39 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 25, 2022 at 3:31 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) -- The dry weather will continue as we head into the final week of September.

A RED FLAG WARNING has been issued for portions of southeast South Dakota and northwest Iowa until 7 PM due to the combination of gusty winds, low humidity levels and the ongoing dry conditions.

Tonight will feature decreasing winds after sunset with a clear to partly cloudy sky. Lows fall back in the upper 30s to mid 40s, so patchy light frost could be possible in the typical colder spots.

Monday and Tuesday will be dry with a clear to partly cloudy sky with the winds averaging 5-15 mph. Highs will be in the 60s and 70s with lows in the 30s and 40s. Areas of frost could be possible Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.

The rest of the week will feature a clear to partly cloudy sky with a breezy southerly wind and highs rebounding back into the mid to upper 70s with 80s in central and western South Dakota.

Heading towards next weekend and beyond, the latest model runs are showing temperatures falling back to near seasonal averages and possibly minor chances doe scattered showers. This is still several days away, so stay with us for updates.