Rapid City, SD

5:55 PM MDT on June 27, 2017 (GMT -0600)
MD4997 | | Change Station

Elev 3263 ft 44.08 °N, 103.21 °W | Updated 41 days ago

Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
Heavy Thunderstorm Rain
54.0 °F
Feels Like 54.0 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.68 in
Visibility 0.8 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4200 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 48.0 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:11 AM 8:40 PM
Waxing Crescent, 20% visible
METAR KRAP 272352Z 26021G54KT 3/4SM +TSRA SCT042 OVC100 17/13 A2972 RMK AO2 PK WND 27065/2341 WSHFT 2326 LTG DSNT E-SW RAB43 TSB37 SLP051 P0012 60012 T01720133 10350 20167 53026 RVRNO
Pressure 29.68 in
Visibility 0.8 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4200 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 48.0 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:11 AM 8:40 PM
Waxing Crescent, 20% visible
METAR KRAP 272352Z 26021G54KT 3/4SM +TSRA SCT042 OVC100 17/13 A2972 RMK AO2 PK WND 27065/2341 WSHFT 2326 LTG DSNT E-SW RAB43 TSB37 SLP051 P0012 60012 T01720133 10350 20167 53026 RVRNO

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:41 PM MDT Jun. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northeastern Custer County in southwestern South Dakota...
northern Oglala Lakota County in southwestern South Dakota...
northwestern Jackson County in southwestern South Dakota...
southeastern Pennington County in west central South Dakota...

* until 645 PM MDT

* at 541 PM MDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Folsom to Badlands National Park to near
Rockyford, moving east at 50 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, Scenic, Quinn, Cactus Flat, Cedar Pass, Rockyford,
Folsom, Sheep Mountain Table, minuteman missile silo, Pinnacles
Ranger station, Badlands National Park and minuteman missile site.

This includes Interstate 90 in South Dakota between mile markers 108
and 137.

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 4335 10272
      4360 10283 4386 10309
time... Mot... loc 2341z 253deg 46kt 4388 10290 4367 10266 4344 10251

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


Jc


534 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southwestern Meade County in west central South Dakota...
southeastern Pennington County in west central South Dakota...

* until 630 PM MDT

* at 534 PM MDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Fort Meade to near Thompson Butte, moving east at 45
mph.

Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to
           Mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
Rapid City, Sturgis, Rapid Valley, Ellsworth Air Force base, Box
Elder, Summerset, Black Hawk, wall, New Underwood, Piedmont, Wasta,
Owanka, Elm Springs, Caputa, Wicksville, Tilford, Farmingdale,
Hereford, Rapid City Airport and Thompson Butte.

This includes Interstate 90 in South Dakota between mile markers 31
and 118.

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 4386 10308 4437 10357 4441 10356 4465 10278
      4389 10209
time... Mot... loc 2334z 261deg 37kt 4442 10349 4389 10302

Hail... <.75in
wind... 70mph


Jc


Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 6:43 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