(KCAU) — A few Siouxland communities are declaring snow emergencies ahead of winter weather that is forecast to hit on Friday.


The City of South Sioux City Public Works Department is declaring a snow emergency.

The snow emergency will be in effect starting Friday at 6 a.m. and end Saturday at 6 a.m.

The City wants to remind residents to only park on even-numbered street sides on even-numbered days, and odd-numbered sides on odd-numbered days. They do not want residents to park on Snow Emergency Route roads.


The City of Storm Lake is declaring a snow emergency.

The snow emergency will be effective starting Friday at 10 p.m. through January 18 at 6:00 a.m.

  • Parking isn’t allowed on streets in residential areas of Storm Lake between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Parking isn’t allowed on streets in the Central Business District between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Parking isn’t allowed in downtown public parking lots labeled Lot B and Lot D

The City of Spencer has issued a snow ordinance.

They ask residents to not park on the streets from midnight to 7 a.m. Saturday.


It is recommended that you visit your city’s website for information on snow emergency protocols, or contact local law enforcement.