KOTA - Weather - Severe Alerts

Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Haakon; Jackson; Mellette; Pennington Co Plains; Southern Meade Co Plains; Tripp; Ziebach

NWS RapidCity (Western South Dakota and Northeastern Wyoming)

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT /8 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING...

* Heat Indices...Up to 104.

* Impacts...The combination of prolonged exposure to the heat and physical activity can lead to heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

A heat advisory means heat index values will reach 100 degrees. Heat stroke and heat exhaustion are likely during these conditions. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside.


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Posted: 07/21/2017 - KOTA Territory First Alert Forecast

Daily Forecast

From Meteorologist Amanda Wekesser:

Hot Start to the Week

Tuesday will be hot but relief is in sight. We'll be down to the 80s on Wednesday. A chance for showers and thunderstorms are possible several days this week. Any rain chances will be mainly in the afternoon and evening..

Temperatures will start to creep back into the 90s late this week.