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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Smoke

64°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 10:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Rapid City SD

  • Overnight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Independence Day
Isolated showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a north wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
9:58 pm MDT Jul 3, 2015
12am MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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