Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

-12°C

10°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed N 26 km/h
Barometer 1020.1 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint -17°C (1°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-22°C (-7°F)
Last update 6 Dec 7:52 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values between -13 and -18. North wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: -7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -17. Wind chill values between -19 and -24. Northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -12. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Northwest wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -12 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -19. Wind chill values between -21 and -26. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near -11. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: -11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -17. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -5.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -5 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values between -13 and -18. North wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -17. Wind chill values between -19 and -24. Northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -12. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Northwest wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -19. Wind chill values between -21 and -26. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near -11. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -17. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -5.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
7:44 am MST Dec 6, 2016
8am MST Dec 6, 2016-6pm MST Dec 12, 2016
 
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