Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, and Flooding Possible Across Portions of Texas

Strong to severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and localized flooding will remain possible across portions of Texas through Wednesday night. Rain and thunderstorms will then advance along the Gulf Coast and into parts of the Southeast on Thursday. Meanwhile, much of the country will see above average high temperatures, especially over the Desert Southwest, where records are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 7:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 7 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.12°N 103.12°W (Elev. 3136 ft)
7:52 pm MDT Apr 23, 2019
8pm MDT Apr 23, 2019-6pm MDT Apr 30, 2019
 
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