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Storm Reports: July 17th

Updated: Jul 18, 2023

More thunderstorms in southwest South Dakota brought large hail and strong winds on Monday into Monday night. Monster hail to the size of baseballs was reported 7 miles southeast of Hot Springs and tennis ball size hail dropped in the town of Oral as well as 9 miles west of Smithwick. On the wind side of things, a 63mph thunderstorm wind gust was recorded at the Rapid City Airport. Below are the official reports from the National Weather Service from Monday's storms.




Storm Reports:

07/18/2023 1:23 AM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 50.00MPH Location: 15 Mi SSE Mission (Todd County)

07/17/2023 11:45 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 51.00MPH Location: 2 Mi E Cottonwood (Jackson County)

07/17/2023 11:44 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 53.00MPH Location: 4 Mi E Cactus Flat (Jackson County)

07/17/2023 11:39 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 51.00MPH Location: 4 Mi E Cactus Flat (Jackson County)

07/17/2023 11:30 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 52.00MPH Location: 2 Mi E Cottonwood (Jackson County)

07/17/2023 11:30 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 54.00MPH Location: 9 Mi SW Batesland (Oglala Lakota County)

07/17/2023 11:20 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 54.00MPH Location: 9 Mi SW Batesland (Oglala Lakota County)

07/17/2023 11:15 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 59.00MPH Location: Wasta (Pennington County)

07/17/2023 11:12 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 55.00MPH Location: 5 Mi NE Porcupine (Oglala Lakota County)

07/17/2023 10:59 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 60.00MPH Location: 3 Mi NW Wasta (Pennington County)

07/17/2023 10:54 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 51.00MPH Location: 3 Mi NW Wasta (Pennington County)

07/17/2023 10:39 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 50.00MPH Location: 5 Mi WNW New Underwood (Pennington County)

07/17/2023 10:36 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 63.00MPH Location: Rapid City Arpt (Pennington County)

07/17/2023 10:30 PM Hail 2.50" Location: Oral (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 10:24 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 50.00MPH Location: 5 Mi WNW New Underwood (Pennington County)

07/17/2023 10:20 PM Hail 2.50" Location: 9 Mi W Smithwick (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 10:20 PM Hail 1.75" Location: 1 Mi ESE Hot Springs (Fall River County) MPING Report


07/17/2023 10:17 PM Hail 2.75" Location: 7 Mi SSE Hot Springs (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 10:03 PM Hail 2.50" Location: 1 Mi W Hot Springs (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 9:58 PM Hail 2.25" Location: 5 Mi WNW Hot Springs (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 9:56 PM Hail 1.75" Location: 5 Mi W Hot Springs (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 9:49 PM Thunderstorm Wind Gust 66.00MPH Location: 11 Mi W Hot Springs (Fall River County)

07/17/2023 9:46 PM Hail 1.25" Location: Argyle (Custer County)

07/17/2023 9:15 PM Hail 1.50" Location: 9 Mi W Jewel Cave (Custer County) Time Estimated From Radar.

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