Severe Storms Lash South Dakota's East Amid Derecho

Severe winds and heavy rain lashed South Dakota’s east as a derecho swept the region on Tuesday, July 5.

Footage by storm chaser Justin Lewis offers a glimpse into conditions in the rural town of Howard, a little more than an hour’s drive northwest of Sioux Falls.

The National Weather Service (NWS) said stormy conditions would continue through to Thursday. Credit: Justin Lewis via Storyful

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