Thick smoke causing poor air quality in the Black Hills
Dense smoke is moving through the Black Hills and Rapid City Friday morning.
- Thick smoke is moving through portions of the Black Hills Friday morning
- Smoke is thick enough this morning that it may cause irritation of the eyes or throat – particularly for those sensitive to wildfire smoke
- Take precautions if you plan on lengthy outdoor activities Friday and Saturday, as patches of thick smoke may move through from time to time.
- Temperatures expected to push the 70s and 80s this afternoon, with a few isolated thunderstorms by the afternoon