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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
320 AM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-051300-
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-
320 AM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING
ACROSS NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA...FAR NORTHEAST WYOMING...AND THE
BLACK HILLS...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

CHANCES FOR STORMS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS A
STORM SYSTEM CROSSES THE REGION. SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS AND
AMPLE MOISTURE WILL RESULT IN THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL...WHICH MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING. WIDESPREAD SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME...BUT SOME STORMS MAY BE
STRONG WITH HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS A DAILY CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...HOWEVER SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.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

$$




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
309 AM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL CROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...BRINGING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. SLOW
MOVING STORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST WYOMING INTO WESTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

SDZ001-012-013-024>026-028>031-072>074-WYZ056-057-071-041800-
/O.CON.KUNR.FF.A.0003.150804T1800Z-150805T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HARDING-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-
STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...
LEAD...DEADWOOD...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...HILL CITY...
MT RUSHMORE...CUSTER...FOLSOM...WALL...STURGIS...UNION CENTER...
HERMOSA...MOORCROFT...HULETT...SUNDANCE...FOUR CORNERS...COLONY
309 AM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTH DAKOTA AND NORTHEAST WYOMING...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTH DAKOTA...BUTTE...CENTRAL BLACK
  HILLS...CUSTER CO PLAINS...HARDING...HERMOSA FOOT HILLS...
  NORTHERN BLACK HILLS...NORTHERN FOOT HILLS...NORTHERN MEADE CO
  PLAINS...PENNINGTON CO PLAINS...RAPID CITY...SOUTHERN BLACK
  HILLS...SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS AND STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT
  HILLS. IN NORTHEAST WYOMING...NORTHEASTERN CROOK...WESTERN
  CROOK AND WYOMING BLACK HILLS.

* FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING

* SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY
  RAINFALL MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY
RAIN OVER THE WATCH AREA...WHICH MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING ALONG
STREAMS...CREEKS...CANYONS...AND DRAWS. IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH
AREA...MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND LOCAL MEDIA FOR UPDATED
FORECASTS. BE READY TO QUICKLY MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND...IF HEAVY
RAIN OCCURS...RISING WATER LEVELS ARE OBSERVED...OR A WARNING IS
ISSUED.

&&

$$



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