Rapid City, SD

6:38 PM MDT on June 27, 2017 (GMT -0600)
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Elev -9999 ft 0.00 °N, 0.00 °E | Updated 6 minutes ago

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Overcast 9500 ft
Dew Point Not available.
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Rainfall --
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5:11 AM 8:39 PM
Waxing Crescent, 20% visible
SPECI KRAP 280005Z 27018G25KT 5SM TSRA SCT046 BKN080 OVC095 17/13 A2974 RMK AO2 PK WND 26028/2354 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0005 T01720133
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Overcast 9500 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
Snow Depth Not available.
5:11 AM 8:39 PM
Waxing Crescent, 20% visible
SPECI KRAP 280005Z 27018G25KT 5SM TSRA SCT046 BKN080 OVC095 17/13 A2974 RMK AO2 PK WND 26028/2354 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0005 T01720133

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 6:21 PM MDT Jun. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Haakon County in west central South Dakota...
southeastern Meade County in west central South Dakota...
northern Mellette County in south central South Dakota...
northern Jackson County in southwestern South Dakota...
East Central Pennington County in west central South Dakota...

* until 715 PM MDT/815 PM CDT/

* at 620 PM MDT/720 PM CDT/, severe thunderstorms were located along
a line extending from near Elm Springs to minuteman missile site to
near Wanblee, moving east at 60 mph.

Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
           tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to Mobile homes,
           roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
Philip, Kadoka, Milesville, Midland, Quinn, Belvidere, Elm Springs,
Grindstone, Cactus Flat, Ottumwa, Creighton, Billsburg, Cottonwood,
Grindstone Butte, Nowlin, intersection of Highway 73 and White
River and minuteman missile site.

This includes Interstate 90 in South Dakota between mile markers 126
and 174.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This is a dangerous situation. These storms are producing widespread
wind damage! Seek shelter now inside a sturdy structure and stay
away from windows!

Lat... Lon 4389 10200 4433 10264 4453 10115 4419 10117
      4414 10104 4386 10106 4381 10096 4383 10093
      4372 10079 4374 10075 4371 10068 4377 10060
      4372 10047 4374 10037 4372 10030 4357 10174
time... Mot... loc 0020z 265deg 56kt 4427 10250 4388 10194 4359 10169

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 70mph


Jc


621 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Haakon County in west central South Dakota...
southeastern Meade County in west central South Dakota...
northern Mellette County in south central South Dakota...
northern Jackson County in southwestern South Dakota...
East Central Pennington County in west central South Dakota...

* until 715 PM MDT/815 PM CDT/

* at 620 PM MDT/720 PM CDT/, severe thunderstorms were located along
a line extending from near Elm Springs to minuteman missile site to
near Wanblee, moving east at 60 mph.

Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
           tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to Mobile homes,
           roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
Philip, Kadoka, Milesville, Midland, Quinn, Belvidere, Elm Springs,
Grindstone, Cactus Flat, Ottumwa, Creighton, Billsburg, Cottonwood,
Grindstone Butte, Nowlin, intersection of Highway 73 and White
River and minuteman missile site.

This includes Interstate 90 in South Dakota between mile markers 126
and 174.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This is a dangerous situation. These storms are producing widespread
wind damage! Seek shelter now inside a sturdy structure and stay
away from windows!

Lat... Lon 4389 10200 4433 10264 4453 10115 4419 10117
      4414 10104 4386 10106 4381 10096 4383 10093
      4372 10079 4374 10075 4371 10068 4377 10060
      4372 10047 4374 10037 4372 10030 4357 10174
time... Mot... loc 0020z 265deg 56kt 4427 10250 4388 10194 4359 10169

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 70mph


Jc



617 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 645 PM MDT
for northeastern Oglala Lakota... northwestern Jackson and
southeastern Pennington counties...

At 616 PM MDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Near Wall to near minuteman missile site to near
Wanblee, moving east at 55 mph.

Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
         tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to Mobile homes,
         roofs, and outbuildings.

Locations impacted include...
wall, interior, Quinn, Cactus Flat, Cedar Pass, minuteman missile
site, minuteman missile silo, Pinnacles Ranger station and
northeastern Badlands National Park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This is a dangerous situation. These storms are producing widespread
wind damage! Seek shelter now inside a sturdy structure and stay
away from windows.


Lat... Lon 4405 10212 4386 10181 4365 10159 4352 10213
      4365 10235 4391 10267
time... Mot... loc 0016z 249deg 51kt 4402 10228 4389 10191 4364 10174

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 70mph


Jc


Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 7:24 PM CDT Jun. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 372 remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT

SD
. South Dakota counties included are

Bennett Custer Fall River
Haakon Jackson Mellette
Oglala Lakota Pennington Todd
Tripp