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SOUTH DAKOTA WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
812 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPED AFTER 2 PM MDT OVER NORTHWEST
SOUTH DAKOTA AND THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS. STRONGER STORMS BROUGHT
HEAVY RAIN...LIGHTNING AND HAIL AS THEY MOVED TO THE NORTHEAST.
GOLFBALL SIZE HAIL FELL AT SHADEHILL RESERVOIR SHORTLY BEFORE 5 PM
MDT WHILE NEARBY LEMMON RECEIVED NEARLY AN INCH OF RAIN.../0.86
INCHES/.

MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES OVER MUCH OF THE EAST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON GAVE
WAY TO AN INCREASE IN CLOUDS AND INTERMITTENT LIGHT RAIN. AFTERNOON
SKIES CLEARED OVER THE CENTRAL WHILE THE WEST WAS PARTLY CLOUDY.

AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE LOWER AND MID 80S ACROSS THE
EAST AND BLACK HILLS...AND IN THE UPPER 80S AND LOWER 90S ACROSS THE
WEST AND CENTRAL. HOTTEST TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 90S OCCURRED NEAR
THE BADLANDS WITH PHILIP AT 95 AND INTERIOR 97 DEGREES.

AFTERNOON WINDS WERE FROM THE SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH
WITH OCCASIONAL HIGHER GUSTS. NEAR THE MONTANA BORDER BRISK
NORTHWEST WINDS BLEW AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH
BEHIND A COLD FRONT.

AT 8 PM CDT STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING WERE LOCATED NORTHWEST OF MOBRIDGE NEAR MCINTOSH AND
MCLAUGHLIN. OTHER SHOWERS WERE SCATTERED SOUTH OF DUPREE AND
SOUTHEAST OF TIMBER LAKE. TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL...AND IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S ELSEWHERE
WITH EXTREMES OF 73 AT SIOUX FALLS TO 85 DEGREES AT PINE RIDGE AND
WINNER.

ON THIS DATE IN 1950 TEMPERATURES COOLED TO 34 DEGREES AT BROOKINGS
...FORESTBURG AND SIOUX FALLS...AND 33 DEGREES AT ABERDEEN.

ON THIS DATE IN 2002 MITCHELL RECEIVED 2.28 INCHES OF RAIN AND
WATERTOWN WAS SOAKED WITH 4.32 INCHES.

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