Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Freezing Fog

11°F

-12°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 22 Feb 11:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of fog before 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values between -3 and 2. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 6 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between -3 and 7. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values between -3 and -13. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values between -4 and -14. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -3. East wind around 8 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -3 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Cloudy

    High: 7 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog before 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values between -3 and 2. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between -3 and 7. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values between -3 and -13. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values between -4 and -14. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -3. East wind around 8 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.12°N 103.12°W (Elev. 3136 ft)
11:51 pm MST Feb 22, 2019
12am MST Feb 23, 2019-6pm MST Feb 28, 2019
 
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