Summary of Heat Indices from Recent Heat Wave


A VERY HOT AND HUMID AIRMASS HAS BEEN STUCK OVER THE
DAKOTAS AND MINNESOTA. FOR MOST LOCATIONS HEAT INDEX
VALUES HAVE TOPPED 100 DEGREES WITH DEWPOINT READINGS
IN THE UPPER 70S AND LOW 80S. BELOW IS A LIST OF THE
HIGHEST HEAT INDEX VALUES RECORDED FOR SELECTED SITES
SUNDAY...MONDAY...TUESDAY
 
LOCATION                     SUNDAY HEAT INDEX
 
ABERDEEN ASOS                       120
SISSETON ASOS                       118
HURON RAWS                          117
DAKOTA LAKES RESEARCH FARM SDSU     115
MARSHALL COUNTY RAWS                115
SAND LAKE RAWS                      115
BIG STONE RAWS                      113
FAULKTON SDSU                       112
LEOLA SDSU                          112
FORT PIERRE RAWS                    111
WATERTOWN ASOS                      111
MOBRIDGE ASOS                       110
PIERRE ASOS                         109
SOUTH SHORE SDSU                    109
BEAR CREEK RAWS                     108
GETTYSBURG SDSU                     108
GRAND RIVER RAWS                    108
HIGHMORE SDSU                       106
ORTONVILLE AWOS                     106
WHEATON AWOS                        106
MCINTOSH SDSU                       105
TIMBER LAKE SDSU                    102
 
LOCATION                     MONDAY HEAT INDEX
 
DAKOTA LAKES RESEARCH FARM SDSU     116
ABERDEEN ASOS                       114
FAULKTON SDSU                       114
BIG STONE RAWS                      113
GETTYSBURG AWOS                     113
MILLER AWOS                         113
PIERRE ASOS                         113
HURON RAWS                          111
LAKE COCHRANE SDSU                  111
MILBANK AWOS                        111
HIGHMORE SDSU                       109
WATERTOWN ASOS                      109
BOWDLE SDSU                         107
GETTYSBURG SDSU                     107
BEAR CREEK RAWS                     106
FORT PIERRE RAWS                    106
MOBRIDGE ASOS                       106
ORTONVILLE AWOS                     106
SOUTH SHORE SDSU                    106
WHEATON AWOS                        106
 
LOCATION                     TUESDAY HEAT INDEX
 
LEOLA SDSU                          125
ABERDEEN ASOS                       121
MILBANK AWOS                        120
BIG STONE RAWS                      119
ORTONVILLE AWOS                     115
BOWDLE SDSU                         114
FAULKTON SDSU                       114
GRAND RIVER RAWS                    114
WHEATON AWOS                        114
SISSETON ASOS                       113
DAKOTA LAKES RESEARCH FARM SDSU     112
GETTYSBURG AWOS                     112
MCINTOSH SDSU                       112
MILLER AWOS                         112
FORT PIERRE RAWS                    111
MOBRIDGE ASOS                       111
GETTYSBURG SDSU                     110
LAKE COCHRANE RAWS                  110
PIERRE ASOS                         110
TIMBER LAKE SDSU                    110
HURON RAWS                          109
HIGHMORE SDSU                       108
BEAR CREEK RAWS                     107
MARSHALL COUNTY RAWS                107
SOUTH SHORE SDSU                    107
WATERTOWN ASOS                      107
EAGLE BUTTE SDSU                    106
 
 


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