Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

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Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

7°C

45°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 6 km/h
Barometer 1024.9 mb (30.27 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Sep 5:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 7. North wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. North wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 7. North wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. North wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
5:57 am MDT Sep 26, 2016
6am MDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm MDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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