Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
354 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-231400-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
354 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014 /454 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER STORM WILL BRING SNOW AND STRONG WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH
   TUESDAY MORNING...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM NORTHEAST MONTANA THIS
MORNING TO CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND CENTRAL NEBRASKA BY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN INTO THE MIDWEST TONIGHT. AREAS OF RAIN WILL
CHANGE OVER TO SNOW TODAY AS COLDER AIR CONTINUES TO MOVE
IN...HOWEVER A LULL IN THE RAIN AND SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING
INTO THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING
SNOW LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT ON THE PLAINS AND ENHANCE UPSLOPE
SNOWFALL OVER THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS. HEAVIER SNOWFALL IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING. SNOW WILL END LATE TUESDAY MORNING OR EARLY TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AS DRIER AIR MOVES IN.

SNOWFALL TOTALS ARE FORECAST TO BE IN THE 6 TO 12 INCH RANGE
ACROSS MUCH OF THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS AND WYOMING BLACK HILLS...
WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. ON THE
PLAINS...2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN MOST AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW WILL END THROUGH THE MORNING ACROSS MOST LOCATIONS...AND END
IN THE AFTERNOON ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA. GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
TUESDAY.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM MAY PRODUCE SNOW ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

.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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