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Heavy rain and higher elevation snow continue for the Northwest, fire danger continues in Southern California

A series of Pacific storms will bring strong winds, heavy rain, and mountain snow to the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies through Sunday. Heavy rainfall and flooding is possible from the Mississippi Valley to the Deep South and Southeast U.S. this weekend and into early next week. Dry winds will prolong the fire weather threat for Southern California for several days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ellsworth Air Force Base (KRCA)

Lat: 44.15°NLon: 103.1°WElev: 3278ft.

Fair

0°C

32°F

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 1016.0 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (15°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 Oct 5:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

High Wind Watch October 23, 08:00am until October 23, 08:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 km/h increasing to 24 to 34 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Windy, with a northwest wind 29 to 39 km/h increasing to 45 to 55 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 13 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a northwest wind 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 13 to 23 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 km/h increasing to 24 to 34 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Windy, with a northwest wind 29 to 39 km/h increasing to 45 to 55 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a northwest wind 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 13 to 23 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
6:01 am MDT Oct 22, 2017
6am MDT Oct 22, 2017-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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