National Weather Service to host an open house October 8th

The Rapid City National Weather Service will be hosting a public open house on Saturday, October 8th from 9am to noon at their office in Rapid City at 300 East Signal Drive. Visitors will have the opportunity to see how weather forecasts and warnings are issued and also learn about historical weather events. A special weather balloon launch will be conducted at 11:30 to show weather data collected in real time.