Monsoon and Heavy Rain This Weekend

The active monsoon is expected to continue into next week from the Four Corners region and Desert Southwest to the central Rockies. This rainfall may produce flash flooding and debris flows, especially near recent burn scar areas. Locally heavy rain is likely near much of the Gulf Coast this weekend due to a stalled front and weak tropical disturbance. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

32°C

90°F

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed SE 15 km/h
Barometer 1015.8 mb (30.09 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 13 Aug 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 18 to 23 km/h becoming south 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 16 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 30.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 18 to 23 km/h becoming south 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 16 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 km/h.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD
 43.55°N 102.9°W (Elev. 975 m)
10:27 am MDT Aug 13, 2022
11am MDT Aug 13, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 19, 2022
 
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