Thursday, August 5, 2021

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
824 PM CDT Thu Aug 5 2021

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Western Rock County in southwestern Minnesota...
South central Moody County in east central South Dakota...
Central Minnehaha County in southeastern South Dakota...

* Until 915 PM CDT.

* At 824 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Dell Rapids,
or 18 miles north of Sioux Falls, moving south at 20 mph.

HAZARD...Golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to
mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near...
Baltic around 835 PM CDT.

Other locations in the path of this severe thunderstorm include
Crooks, Sioux Falls and Brandon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

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LAT...LON 4383 9691 4389 9667 4355 9641 4350 9692
TIME...MOT...LOC 0124Z 338DEG 18KT 4381 9679

THUNDERSTORM DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...1.75 IN
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX WIND GUST...70 MPH