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Wintry Travel Already Reported

This morning, already a few locations in the southwest region of the state and into north-central, South Dakota are reporting slippery roads.


Snow has moved into the southwest, South Dakota, and is starting to cover the highways. The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) reported roads near Hot Springs were slippery, snow-covered, and visibility less than one-half mile.


Photo Credit: SDDOT southeast of Hot Springs along SD Highway 79


Up in the north-central area of South Dakota, freezing fog has created icy conditions. The SDDOT reported these conditions west of McLaughlin and into the Timber Lake areas and over by Isabel.


Photo Credit: SDDOT west of McLaughlin on US Highway 12.


Precipitation is expected to continue to develop and more travel issues are expected. Please check out sd511.org for the latest road reports for the SDDOT.