Summer Heat In Multiple Spots

A large dome of high pressure is expected to deliver summer heat with humidity in multiple sections of the country to start off the week. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and from the Mid-Atlantic into the Northeast. This includes the cities of New York, Philadelphia, Dallas, Oklahoma City and Kansas City. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 1:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.12°N 103.12°W (Elev. 3136 ft)
12:18 am MDT Aug 19, 2019
2am MDT Aug 19, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2019
 
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