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Slight risk of severe on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects a slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday. Isolated reports of severe weather are possible in the Southeast and the Mississippi Valley. However, the greatest area of concern will be from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. The primary threat for all areas will be large hail and damaging winds.
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Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1004.8 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index 78°F (26°C)
Last update on 31 Mar 3:52 pm MDT

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

Lat: 44.05°N Lon: 103.05°W Elev: 3202ft.

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Rapid City, SD Local Forecast Office

Rapid City SD

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Windy

    Windy

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Windy

    Windy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Windy

    Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Blustery

    Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming northwest 24 to 29 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a north wind 13 to 23 mph increasing to 23 to 33 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a north wind 18 to 28 mph becoming northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3290 ft)
Last Update: 3:51 pm MDT Mar 31, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5pm MDT Mar 31, 2015-6pm MDT Apr 7, 2015
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