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June 13, 2017
Tornadoes, hail and wind: No injuries reported
Five reported tornadoes swept through south-eastern South Dakota during a series of severe weather Tuesday, but officials have breathed a sigh...
June 13, 2017 - 8:39pm
NWS predicts baseball-sized hail this afternoon
Severe storm season's here. Mitchell could see baseball-sized hail during a severe thunderstorm that could begin as early as 2 p.m. Tuesday,...
June 13, 2017 - 11:29am
June 12, 2017
Meteorologist: 'Be aware' as severe weather hits eastern SD
Severe summer storms have reached southeastern South Dakota and are expected to continue through Tuesday. According to Todd Heitkamp, meteorologist...
June 12, 2017 - 10:31am
July 26, 2016
Tuesday storm brings golf ball-sized hail to Lyman Co.
KENNEBEC—Pea-to-golf ball-sized hail was reported during a storm that moved through the region Tuesday night. According to the Lyman County...
July 26, 2016 - 7:40pm
July 29, 2015
Early week storms cause damage across South Dakot
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Storms early this week have caused damage across South Dakota. Hail as big as baseballs fell in Hill City on Monday, and smaller but more intense hail combined with rain stranded some vehicles in the middle of streets in Custer. A home in Rapid Valley was...
July 29, 2015 - 10:55am
July 24, 2015
PHOTOS: Storm dumps hail in Alpena, tornadoes spotted
See the article and video here: NWS: Tornado touches down near Alpena, moves northeast See a video of lightning in Mitchell here: Lightning...
July 24, 2015 - 10:39am
July 15, 2015
Summer hail prompts use of snowplows in South Dakota city
RAPID CITY (AP) — A brief but intense hailstorm that dropped as much as 4 inches of slippery pellets in a South Dakota city prompted officials to call out snowplows in the middle of summer. Pennington County Sheriff's Deputy Matthew Jackson tells the Rapid City Journal that...
July 15, 2015 - 3:48pm
June 28, 2015
Storm reports: Structural damage, destroyed crops, downed power lines
A storm Saturday evening that produced hail and 90 mph winds caused structural damage north of Mount Vernon in northwest Davison County. Kerry...
June 28, 2015 - 12:11am
June 19, 2015
A hail of a claim: Insurer says SD was No. 1 in hail claims in '14
According to a national insurance company, South Dakota was the top state for hail damage in 2014. So goes spring and summer in South Dakota,...
June 19, 2015 - 4:42pm
June 7, 2015
Weekend storm brings hail, no damage reported
A brief hail storm rolled through Charles Mix and Bon Homme counties Saturday evening. The Sioux Falls National Weather Service said ping pong ball-sized hail was reported in Marty at 7:15 p.m. and quarter-sized hail was reported west of Avon at 6:49 p.m. Neither Charles Mix or...
June 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 3, 2015
Storms bring heavy rain and large hail to the Dakotas
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Storms that have passed through the Dakotas this week have dumped heavy rain and large hail and spawned funnel clouds. Storms late Tuesday dropped hail as large as golf balls in the southwestern North Dakota community of Glen Ullin. Resident Amy Heinle...
June 3, 2015 - 10:50am
May 11, 2015
Twin weather systems unleash storms across the country
DENVER (AP) — Tornadoes skipped across the Midwest, days of rain caused rivers to overflow in the West, and Tropical Storm Ana made landfall near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on Sunday before being downgraded to a tropical depression. It was another day of wild weather from...
May 11, 2015 - 8:53am
April 27, 2015
NWS hears report of golf-ball sized hail southwest of Loomis
According to the National Weather Service, Davison County had the largest reported hail after Friday's thunderstorm. Meteorologist Kerry Hanko said a report of golf-ball sized hail came from 4 miles southwest of Loomis. In Mitchell, hail covering the ground as large as 1-inch in...
April 27, 2015 - 8:34pm
August 4, 2014
Big hailstone trend continues in region
There's not much correlation to the back-to-back weekend storms that produced baseball-sized hail in the south central part of the state, according to the National Weather Service. Seven days after a 2.75-inch hailstone was recorded by a weather spotter east of Corsica during a storm...
August 4, 2014 - 6:01pm
August 3, 2014
Large hail falls in area counties
Multiple severe thunderstorms formed and produced large size hail over Brule, Aurora and Charles Mix counties Saturday night. The entire storm event started southwest of Stickney at around 7:36 p.m. before moving southeast and ending at 9:30 p.m.
August 3, 2014 - 9:58pm