September 29, 2020

SOUTH DAKOTAS WEATHER IS ALWAYS ON OUR RADAR

Gusty Winds from Storms

Tuesday afternoon brought thunderstorms with strong gusty winds to the western half of the state.  The strongest winds were reported in Buffalo with a wind gust 72mph.  Other places like Rapid City Airport had a gust of 67mph, 13 miles southwest of Reva with 57mph and 4 miles south of downtown Rapid City with a gust of 56mph.

Below is a complete list of wind gust from yesterday's storms...

72mph in Buffalo
67mph at Rapid City Airport
57mph about 13 miles southwest of Reva
56mph about 4 miles south of Rapid City
55mph about 7 miles northeast of Reva
53mph about 5 miles northwest of New Underwood
53mph about 2 miles southwest of Custer
53mph at Ellsworth Air Force Base
53mph about 13 miles northwest of Belle Fourche
52mph about 2 miles southwest of Rapid City
51mph about 4 miles north of Ludlow
51mph about 12 miles southwest of Castle Rock