Not only dry...but also hot across South Dakota and Northwest Iowa...

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
945 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2006

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
945 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2006

...PLENTY OF HEAT ACROSS SOUTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWEST IOWA ALREADY...

THE TOTAL NUMBER OF DAYS THAT WARM TO 90 DEGREES OR BETTER ACROSS
SOUTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWEST IOWA IS USUALLY AROUND 25...BASED ON THE
NORMALS FOR 1971 TO 2000. SOME LOCATIONS ARE ALREADY GETTING CLOSE
TO THAT TOTAL...AND THERE IS STILL MORE HEAT ON THE WAY. THE FOLLOWING
TABLE SHOWS HOW MANY DAYS VARIOUS PLACES AROUND THE AREA HAVE
REACHED 90 DEGREES OR MORE THROUGH THE 23RD OF JULY.

Month Sioux Falls Huron Mitchell Aberdeen Pierre Rapid City Sioux City Spencer
April 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
May 1 2 3 1 3 3 4 3
June 0 6 8 3 12 7 9 4
July 5 13 16 10 18 14 10 9
Total 6 21 27 14 33 24 24 16
Normal 21.6 27.0   20.5   29.3 25.4  

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