Contact Us
Drought

Drought

Farmers Hit Hard By State's Drought
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Much of the Dakotas Abnormally Dry or in Moderate Drought

A winter with little snow has left much of the Dakotas abnormally dry or in moderate drought, though a weather expert says conditions could improve.

Read More|Comment

Farmers Hit Hard By State's Drought
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Current Soil Conditions

Cool, wet spring may ease western Plains drought

Read More|Comment

Category: Articles Tags: , ,
rain-drops-630x4191

Is the Drought Over in South Dakota?

An expert says the West River blizzard and rain throughout South Dakota have pretty much eliminated the drought from the state.

But the end of the drought came at a high price.

Laura Edwards, an Extension Climate Field Specialist at South Dakota State University, says the U

Read More|Comment

Drought1

Rains Lessen Dakotas’ Drought Conditions

 

(NPN) -- Recent rains have helped drought conditions in the Dakotas, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.

Read More|Comment

Category: Articles Tags: ,
collin-mckenzie-rainbow-630x273

Recapping Sioux Falls Summer Weather

Sioux Falls in the summer was very good in 2013. Compared to 2012, the weather was fantastic.

Read More|Comment

FILE: Drought, Field
Getty Images

Eastern South Dakota Slips into Moderate Drought

(NPN) South Dakota’s wet spring has morphed into a dry fall. In fact, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor, eastern South Dakota in particular has slipped into moderate drought (D1).

Read More|Comment

Category: Articles Tags: ,
FILE: Drought, Field
Getty Images

Midwest Hot, Dry Spell Brings Back Drought Worries

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A growing season that began unusually wet and cold in the Midwest is finishing hot and dry, renewing worries of drought and its impact on crops.

Read More|Comment

Category: Articles Tags: , ,
Pic by Sprint Sioux Falls
Pic by Sprint Sioux Falls

Extreme South Dakota Weather [PHOTOS]

Yes, it's wet this year, but how did it look just a few months ago?

Read More|Comment

Category: Articles Tags: , ,
Arturo Peña Romano Medina/Getty Images
Arturo Peña Romano Medina/Getty Images

Dealing With Hot Weather [AUDIO]

Now that we are in the middle of summer the heat and dry conditions begin to take its toll on lawns, gardens and flower beds.  Deb Jersey and Paul DeYoung take your calls on How's It Growing.

Broadcast Saturday, July 6, 2013

Category: Articles Tags: ,
Sioux Falls Flooding
Dan Collins/KIKN-FM

Official Says Eastern South Dakota Recovered from Drought

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - State Climatologist Dennis Todey says recent rains have helped eastern South Dakota recover from the drought, but the soil moisture has not been replenished in much of the western part of the state.

Read More|Comment

Category: Articles Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://ksoo.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KSOO VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KSOO VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.