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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Fair

4°C

40°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.3 mb)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update on 25 Apr 5:52 am MDT

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

Lat: 44.05°N Lon: 103.05°W Elev: 3202ft.

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Rapid City, SD Local Forecast Office

Rapid City SD

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 5 °C

  • Monday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 14 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 16. West wind 13 to 21 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 7. Northeast wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 11. East wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 5. East wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. North wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
Last Update: 5:28 am MDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7am MDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm MDT May 1, 2015
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