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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 27 Apr 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely before 4am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely before 4am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Rain and snow likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A chance of showers after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
10:49 am MDT Apr 27, 2017
12pm MDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm MDT May 3, 2017
 
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