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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 1:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Sturgis SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light south wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light south wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Sturgis SD
 44.41°N 103.51°W (Elev. 3556 ft)
1:16 pm MDT Aug 21, 2017
2pm MDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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