TORNADO WATCH: Severe storms expected this evening in SD, WY

RAPID CITY, S.D. – A tornado watch has been issued for portions of western South Dakota, eastern Wyoming, and southeast Montana.

Severe storms are expected this evening and may be capable of producing large hail, strong winds, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado. As of 2 p.m. severe storms are firing up in Wyoming. 

The tornado watch remains in effect until 9 p.m. Sunday.

A flash flood watch is still in effect until 6 a.m. Monday.

Storms will be working through portions of Wyoming and entering South Dakota by roughly 5 p.m. Sunday. These storms are expected to be severe.

By 7 p.m., storms will be impacting the Black hills and could make travel dangerous in both the hills and along Interstate 90.

By 9 p.m., the storms are expected to organize into a line and straight line winds will becoming the main threat. Winds could damage homes, smaller buildings.

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