Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
612 AM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-251400-
BENNETT-BUTTE-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-HAAKON-
HARDING-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-JACKSON-MELLETTE-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-PERKINS-RAPID CITY-
SHANNON-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-TODD-TRIPP-
WESTERN CROOK-WESTON-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-ZIEBACH-
612 AM MST (712 AM CST) TUE FEB 24 2015

...SNOW AND COLD RETURNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE NEXT ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT...
BRINGING MUCH COLDER AIR FOR WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. AREAS OF LIGHT
SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA BY THIS EVENING...
EXPANDING SOUTH AND WEST ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA BY WEDNESDAY
MORNING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS...AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST INTO SOUTH
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...BY EARLY WEDNESDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SNOWFALL WILL BECOME MOST WIDESPREAD WEDNESDAY MORNING. GUSTY
NORTHERLY WINDS DURING THE DAY WILL PRODUCE SOME AREAS OF BLOWING
SNOW...AS WELL AS HEAVIER UPSLOPE ENHANCED SNOWFALL OVER THE NORTHERN
BLACK HILLS. SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF FROM NORTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST
ACROSS THE AREA LATE WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SNOWFALL TOTALS
BY LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT WILL GENERALLY BE 1 TO 2 INCHES OVER THE
PLAINS AND SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...WITH 3 TO 7 INCHES OVER THE
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS AND BEAR LODGE MOUNTAINS.

ARCTIC AIR WILL FIRMLY BE IN PLACE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WITH LOWS NEAR
OR BELOW ZERO AND WIND CHILLS TO AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO TO THE NORTH
AND EAST OF THE BLACK HILLS. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
NIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

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