Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
431 AM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SDZ001-002-012>014-031-032-073-241315-
Harding-Perkins-Butte-Northern Meade Co Plains-Ziebach-
Pennington Co Plains-Haakon-Southern Meade Co Plains-
431 AM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern
South Dakota...and southwestern South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Expect strong northwest winds from 30 to 45 MPH today with gusts
to 60 MPH at times. The grassland fire danger index will be in the
extreme category this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Unseasonably warm weather is expected Wednesday with highs in the
70s and minimum relative humidities in the teens. West to
northwest winds will blow at 15 to 30 MPH with higher gusts.
Critical fire danger may develop as a result.

A strong cold front will move through Wednesday night with strong
winds behind it on Thursday. Wind gusts Thursday may reach 40 to
60 MPH at times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$

SDZ025-026-030-072-074-241315-
Northern Foot Hills-Rapid City-Custer Co Plains-
Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-Hermosa Foot Hills-
431 AM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern
South Dakota...and southwestern South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Very windy northwest winds from 25 to 40 MPH with gusts to 55 MPH
are expected today. The grassland fire danger index will be in the
very high to extreme category this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Unseasonably warm weather is expected Wednesday with highs in the
70s and minimum relative humidities in the teens. West to
northwest winds will blow at 15 to 25 MPH with higher gusts.
Critical fire danger may develop as a result.

A strong cold front will move through Wednesday night with strong
winds behind it on Thursday. Wind gusts Thursday may reach 40 to
60 MPH at times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$

SDZ042>044-046-047-049-241315-
Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
431 AM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017 /531 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
South Dakota...and southwestern South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Very windy northwest winds from 25 to 40 MPH with gusts to 55 MPH
are expected today. The grassland fire danger index will be in the
very high to extreme category this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Unseasonably warm weather is expected Wednesday with highs in the
70s and minimum relative humidities in the teens. West to
northwest winds will blow at 10 to 20 MPH with higher gusts.
Elevated fire danger may develop as a result.

A strong cold front will move through Wednesday night with strong
winds behind it on Thursday. Wind gusts Thursday may reach 30 to
50 MPH at times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$

SDZ024-027>029-041-WYZ054>058-071-241315-
Northern Black Hills-Southern Foot Hills-Central Black Hills-
Southern Black Hills-Fall River-Northern Campbell-
Southern Campbell-Western Crook-Wyoming Black Hills-Weston-
Northeastern Crook-
431 AM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwestern
South Dakota...the Black Hills...and northeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Gusty northwest winds from 15 to 35 MPH with gusts to 45 MPH are
expected today. Gusts above 45 MPH will occur near the Colony area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Unseasonably warm weather is expected Wednesday with highs in the
mid 60s to mid 70s and minimum relative humidities in the teens.
West to northwest winds will blow at 10 to 20 MPH with higher
gusts possible. Elevated fire danger may develop as a result.

A strong cold front will move through Wednesday night with strong
winds behind it on Thursday. Wind gusts Thursday may reach 25 to
40 MPH at times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$



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