Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Oglala Lakota and Fall River Counties

RAPID CITY, S.D. — The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern Oglala Lakota County and southeastern Fall River County until 4:45 p.m. MDT.

At 4:03 p.m. MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles north of Chadron Airport, 14 miles northwest of Chadron, moving northeast at 25 MPH.

Possible hazards include: 60 MPH wind gusts and half-dollar sized hail.

Hail damage to vehicles, and wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees is expected.

This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southwestern Oglala Lakota County and southeastern Fall River County.

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