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Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

Lat: 44.05°NLon: 103.05°WElev: 3202ft.

Fair and Windy

45°F

7°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 26 G 36 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 13 Dec 1:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

Wind Advisory December 14, 06:00am until December 14, 03:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light west.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light west.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
2:16 pm MST Dec 13, 2017
2pm MST Dec 13, 2017-6pm MST Dec 19, 2017
 
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