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Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 2:51 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

Red Flag Warning until September 20, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until September 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Wed

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
1:34 pm MDT Sep 20, 2017
3pm MDT Sep 20, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 27, 2017
 
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