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

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

11°C

51°F

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 7 km/h
Barometer 1025.7 mb (30.28 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 26 Sep 7:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Lead SD

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Lead SD
 44.35°N 103.77°W (Elev. 1622 m)
5:57 am MDT Sep 26, 2016
8am MDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm MDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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