Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 7:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
6:41 pm MDT Jul 1, 2016
8pm MDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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