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Cold Blast Aimed at Northern Plains

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Cold Blast Aimed at Northern Plains

While weather over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend will be cool and dry for the most part, there are changes coming.

Todd Heitkamp at the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls says the gates to the arctic will swing open late next week………

Heitkamp says it looks like frigid temperatures will cover the northern plains……….

Heitkamp says it doesn’t look like a lot of snow will come with the arctic blast………

There are some predictions that the cold wave could last most of December.

 

 

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