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Severe Thunderstorms and Excessive Rain Possible From the Central and Southern Plains into the South and From the Ohio Valley To Mid-Atlantic; Heat and Critical Fire Weather Builds in the Southwest Quad of the Country

Multiple locations of severe thunderstorms and locally intense excessive rain will be possible east of the Rockies. The two main corridors appear to be the Central High Plains through Southern Plains into the South and the other path is from the Ohio Valley into Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, excessive heat and critical fire weather threats will build throughout the weekend in CA and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1006.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jun 9:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

Flood Watch June 23, 06:00pm until June 25, 06:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A slight 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)
8:47 am MDT Jun 23, 2018
10am MDT Jun 23, 2018-6pm MDT Jun 29, 2018
 
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