Monday, May 30, 2022

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
158 AM CDT Mon May 30 2022

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Rock County in southwestern Minnesota...
Western Nobles County in southwestern Minnesota...
Western Murray County in southwestern Minnesota...
Pipestone County in southwestern Minnesota...
Moody County in east central South Dakota...
Eastern Minnehaha County in southeastern South Dakota...

* Until 245 AM CDT.

* At 158 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 8 miles south of Aurora to near Brandon, moving east
at 60 mph.

HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to
mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Severe thunderstorms will be near...
Garretson and Palisades State Park around 205 AM CDT.
Valley Springs, Sherman and Ward around 210 AM CDT.
Hills, Beaver Creek and Pipestone National Monument around 215 AM
CDT.

Other locations in the path of these severe thunderstorms include
Luverne, Pipestone, Hardwick, Blue Mounds State Park, Holland,
Woodstock, Ellsworth, Ruthton, Adrian, Lake Wilson, Lismore, Current
Lake, Rushmore and Wilmont.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 400 AM CDT for southeastern
and east central South Dakota.

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 these storms. 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.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 400 AM CDT for southeastern
and east central South Dakota.

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LAT...LON 4350 9574 4350 9669 4418 9674 4419 9578
TIME...MOT...LOC 0658Z 265DEG 54KT 4416 9672 4357 9666

THUNDERSTORM DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.88 IN
WIND THREAT...OBSERVED
MAX WIND GUST...70 MPH