Severe thunderstorm warnings issued to Northern Hills, Fall River County

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued to the Northern Hills and Fall River County, as well as areas in eastern Wyoming.

Photo from the Rapid City NWS

In the Northern Hills lime sized hail and heavy wind gusts are possible. The warning is in effect until 7 p.m.

Photo from the Rapid City NWS

In Fall River County, ping pong sized hail is expected and 60 mph winds. That warning is in effect until 7 p.m. as well.

Storm systems have been moving through eastern Wyoming, including Campbell County, Moorcroft and Osage.

Viewers have submitted photos of large hail in the Gillette area to the Rapid City NWS, which is relying on the public to help fill in information about current weather conditions as the radar doppler station in New Underwood was broken by a lightning strike at some point during the early morning of July 17.

Stay tuned to NewsCenter1 for more updates. You can submit your weather photos to our gallery above.


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